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sympathy

noun

1 sympathy

An inclination to support or be loyal to or to agree with an opinion.

synonym: understanding.

Roget 714: concord, accord, harmony, symphony; homologue; agreement etc. 23; sympathy, empathy etc. (love) 897; response; ... show more

Roget 915: condolence; lamentation etc. 839; sympathy, consolation.   

Roget 914: pity, compassion, commiseration; bowels, of compassion; sympathy, fellow-feeling, tenderness, yearning, forbearance, humanity, mercy, clemency; leniency ... show more

Roget 906: benevolence, Christian charity; God's love, God's grace; good will; philanthropy etc. 910; unselfishness etc. 942.    good nature, good feeling, good wishes; ... show more

Roget 897: love; fondness etc. adj.; liking; inclination etc. (desire) 865; regard, dilection, admiration, fancy.    affection, ... show more

Roget 888: friendship, amity; friendliness etc. adj.; brotherhood, fraternity, sodality, confraternity; harmony etc. (concord) 714; peace ... show more

Roget 820: affections, affect; character, qualities, disposition, nature, spirit, tone; temper, temperament; diathesis, idiosyncrasy; cast of mind, cast of soul, ... show more

Roget 821: feeling; suffering etc. v.; endurance, tolerance, sufferance, supportance, experience, response; sympathy etc. (love) 897; ... show more

Dutch: overeenkomst, besef, benul, bevattingsvermogen, begrip, verstandhouding
Polish: przychylność, sympatia, zainteresowanie, inklinacja



2 sympathy

Sharing the feelings of others (especially feelings of sorrow or anguish).

synonym: fellow feeling.

Dutch: medeleven, medevoelen

3 sympathy

A relation of affinity or harmony between people; whatever affects one correspondingly affects the other.


Moby thesaurus: abetment, accord, accordance, addition, adduction, adjunct, advocacy, aegis, affairs, affectionateness, affections, affective faculty, affectivity, affiliation, affinity, agape, agreement, aid and comfort, allergy, alliance ... show more.

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