Definitions for sympathy

Definitions for (noun) sympathy

Main entry: understanding, sympathy

Definition: an inclination to support or be loyal to or to agree with an opinion

Usage: his sympathies were always with the underdog; I knew I could count on his understanding

Main entry: sympathy, fellow feeling

Definition: sharing the feelings of others (especially feelings of sorrow or anguish)

Main entry: sympathy

Definition: a relation of affinity or harmony between people; whatever affects one correspondingly affects the other

Usage: the two of them were in close sympathy

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