– slight or no consolation
– no comfort or consolation at all
1. The advisory engineer said only the front body of the truck is smashed and not its engine, but I think that will be cold comfort to her.
2. I know that there are several others who are worse off than us, but that’s no cold comfort.
Idiom of the Day
shoot from the hip
shoot from the hip Meaning: speak directly or bluntly, without caring for consequences react quickly or impulsively act recklessly, without considering the effects Example: Even if you don’t ... Read on