anything which alleviates or compensates for suffering or loss.

The congressman’s mistress threatened to go public unless she was paid a monthly solatium to keep quiet about the abortion he forced her to have.

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Modern Language Association (MLA Style)

“Solatium.” The Effin’ Word, The Effin’ Word, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/solatium. Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

The Effin’ Word, s.v. “solatium”, accessed October 23, 2020, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/solatium.

The Effin’ Word. (n.d.). Solatium. In The Effin’ Word. Retrieved October 23, 2020, from https://effinwords.com/dictionary/solatium

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