HyperDic: sympathise

English > 3 senses of the word sympathise:
VERBemotionsympathise, sympathizeshare the feelings of
emotionsympathise, commiserate, sympathizeto feel or express sympathy or compassion / compassion
cognitionsympathise, sympathize, empathize, empathise, understandbe understanding of
English > sympathise: 3 senses > verb 1, emotion
MeaningShare the feelings of; understand the sentiments of.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s PP
Broaderfeel, experienceUndergo an emotional sensation or be in a particular state of mind
Nounssympathisersomeone who shares your feelings or opinions and hopes that you will be successful
sympathya relation of affinity or harmony between people
English > sympathise: 3 senses > verb 2, emotion
MeaningTo feel or express sympathy or compassion / compassion.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s PP
Synonymscommiserate, sympathize
NarrowercondoleExpress one's sympathetic grief, on the occasion of someone's death
Broaderfeel for, pity, compassionate, condole with, sympathize withShare the suffering of
Spanishcompadecerse, simpatizar
Catalancompadir-se, simpatitzar
Nounssympathisercommiserates with someone who has had misfortune
sympathysharing the feelings of others (especially feelings of sorrow or anguish)
English > sympathise: 3 senses > verb 3, cognition
MeaningBe understanding of.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
Synonymssympathize, empathize, empathise, understand
Spanishempatizar, entender
Catalanempatitzar, sentir empatia
Nounssympathyan inclination to support or be loyal to or to agree with an opinion

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