cold comfort

cold comfort

Meaning:
– slight or no consolation
– no comfort or consolation at all

Examples:
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.

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