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compassion

noun [U]  /kəmˈpæʃ·ən/ us  
a strong feeling of sympathy and sadness for other people’s suffering or bad luck and a desire to help
compassionate
adjective  /kəmˈpæʃ·ə·nət/ us  
a compassionate man
Translations of “compassion”
in Korean 연민, 동정…
in Arabic رَحمة, حَنان…
in French compassion…
in Turkish şefkat, merhamet, sevecenlik…
in Italian compassione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 同情,憐憫,惻隱之心…
in Russian сострадание, сочувствие…
in Polish współczucie…
in Spanish compasión…
in Portuguese compaixão…
in German das Mitleid…
in Catalan compassió…
in Japanese 思いやり…
in Chinese (Simplified) 同情,怜悯,恻隐之心…
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