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[sˈɪmpəθɪ], [sˈɪmpəθɪ], [s_ˈɪ_m_p_ə_θ_ɪ]

Synonyms for Sympathy:

condolence (noun)

comfort, commiseration, condolence, easement, reassurance, relief, solace.

emotion (noun)

anger, emotion, excitement, fear, feeling, hatred, mood, passion, sadness, sensation, sentiment, temperment.

feeling (noun)

affection, agitation, ardor, experience, feverishness, impression, response, thrill, tingle.

pity (noun)

compassion, humaneness, leniency, mercy, pity, tenderness.

Other synonyms and related words:

Almsgiving, Percipience, Ruth, Sageness, abet, abetment, absolve, accede, accord, accordance, acknowledge, acquiesce, addition, adduction, adhere, adjunct, admit, adopt, adoration, advocacy, aegis, affairs, affect, affectionateness, affections, affective faculty, affectivity, affiliation, affinity, afford consolation, agape, agree, agree with, agreement, aid, aid and comfort, allergy, alliance, allurement, altruism, amiability, amity, anaphylaxis, angelhood, appetite, applaud, appreciation, apprehension, approve of, approximation, ardour, assemblage, assent, assent to, assist, association, assurance, attachment, attention, attentiveness, attractance, attraction, attractiveness, attractivity, auspices, backing, bad, balm, be agreeable to, be agreeable with, beneficence, benevolence, benignancy, benignity, bent, bias, big-heartedness, bigheartedness, blending, bolster up, bond, bonds of harmony, boosting, bounty, bowels, brain, brotherhood, brotherly love, camaraderie, capillarity, capillary attraction, care, caring, caritas, carry, cast of mind, cast of soul, cement of friendship, centripetal force, championship, character, charitableness, charity, cheer, chiming, chord, clemency, close relation, closeness, combination, communion, community, community of interests, compassionate, compassionately, compassionateness, compatibility, compunction, concern, concord, concordance, concurrence, condole with, condolement, condolences, congeniality, connectedness, connection, connection orconnexion, consensus, consentaneousness, considerateness, consideration, consistency, consolation, console, consonant, constancy, contact, contiguity, continue, continuity, contrariety, contrite, cordiality, correspondence, countenance, courtesy, craving, darling, dealings, decency, deduction, deep sense, defend, delicacy, deplorable, desire, diathesis, dingy, discernment, disjunction, dismal, disposition, distressing, drab, drag, draw, dreary, eagerness, ease, echo, emotional life, emotions, empathy, encourage, encouragement, endorse, endurance, endure, enlightenment, entente cordiale, enthusiasm, esprit, esprit de corps, eulogize, express sympathy for, exquisiteness, fancy, fascination, favor, favorable regard, favour, favouritism, feel for, feeling of identity, feeling of kinship, feeling tone, feelings, fellow-feeling, fellowship, fervour, filiation, financing, fineness, finer feelings, forbearance, forgiveness, fosterage, frame of mind, frame of soul, fraternal feeling, fraternization, frictionlessness, friendliness, friendly relations, friendship, generosity, geniality, gentleness, give alms, give compensation, give relief, give relieve, gloomy, good graces, good naturedness, good sense, good terms, good understanding, good vibes, good vibrations, good will, good-heartedness, goodness, goodness of heart, goodwill, grace, graciousness, grain, gravitation, gravity, guardianship, guidance, habit of mind, habit of soul, happy family, harmonic, harmony, have mercy on, heart, heart of gold, heed, help, helpfulness, hold, hold out, homologue, homology, hospitality, humanitarianism, humanity, humor, hyperesthesia, hyperpathia, hypersensitivity, identification, identity, idiosyncrasy, inclination, indulgence, insight, inspiration, intellect, interest, intimacy, intuition, involvement, irritability, junction, keep, kind-heartedness, kindheartedness, kindliness, kindly disposition, kindness, kinship, lament, lamentable, lamentation, large-heartedness, largeheartedness, league, leaning, lenience, lenity, liaison, liberality, like-mindedness, liking, link, linkage, linking, long-suffering, longing, love, magnanimity, magnetism, maintain, mannerliness, mercifulness, meritless, mettle, mind, mitigation, musical, mutual affinity, mutual attraction, mutual fondness, mutual regard, mutuality, nature, nearness, nervousness, niceness, notice, of compassion, oneness, open-heartedness, oversensibility, oversensitiveness, overtenderness, pardon, partiality, passibility, passions, pathos, patience, patronage, peace, penchant, perception, perceptiveness, perceptivity, philanthropy, photophobia, pitiful, pitying, pityingly, politesse, predilection, predisposition, preference, prejudice, preserve, prickliness, proclivity, promotion, proneness, propendency, propenseness, propension, propensity, propinquity, protection, proximity, pull, pulling power, qualities, quarter, rapport, rapprochement, reaction, reason, reciprocity, regard, regretful, relatedness, relating, relation, relations, relationship, relent, relieve, remorseful, reprieve, respect, responsiveness, rue, rueful, ruthful, sad, sagacity, same feeling, sameness, sapience, savvy, seconding, self-pity, selflessness, sensibilities, sensibility, sensitiveness, sensitivity, sensitization, sentiments, share one's sorrow, sharing, sharing of grief, shred of comfort, similarity, sisterhood, soft-heartedness, softheartedness, solacement, solicitousness, solicitude, solidarity, soothing words, soreness, sorrow, sorry, soul, soul of kindness, spirit, sponsorship, stand, stomach, sufferance, suffering, supersensitivity, supply consolation, support, supportance, susceptibilities, sustain, sympathetic chord, sympathetic response, sympathies, sympathise, sympathize, sympathize express pity, symphonic, symphonious, symphony, tact, tactfulness, taste, team spirit, temper, temperament, tendency, tendentiousness, tender susceptibilities, tender-heartedness, tenderheartedness, testify pity, tetchiness, thin skin, thought, thoughtfulness, ticklishness, tie, tie-in, tolerance, toleration, tone, touchiness, traction, tug, tune, turn, tutelage, unanimity, understanding, unfortunate, uniformity, union, unison, unity, unselfishness, uphold, vein, vibes, vibration, vibrations, warm-heartedness, warmheartedness, warmth, warmth of heart, welcomeness, wisdom, with, yearning, zeal.

Quotes for Sympathy:

  1. This sympathy is not translated into force against the British government because it is not like the anti- apartheid movement which had a high profile here and Mandela is a more engaging figure than Yasser Arafat. Tom Paulin.
  2. I have to have a character worth caring about. I tend not to start writing books about people I don't have a lot of sympathy for because I'm just going to be with them too long. Richard Russo.
  3. I think we lost a great deal of sympathy and support with the way in which the crisis was handled, most importantly I think when we appeared to be grasping for too much at one time instead of identifying our priorities in a much more responsible fashion. Billy Tauzin.

Idioms of Sympathy:

  1. extend one's sympathy ( to sm);
  2. one's deepest sympathy
  3. tea and sympathy