Translation of "sympathy" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun (UNDERSTANDING) 理解 uk us /ˈsɪm.pə.θi/

[ U ] (an expression of) understanding and care for someone else's suffering

The president has sent a message of sympathy to the relatives of the dead soldiers. 總統已經向陣亡士兵的家屬發出弔唁電報。
I don't have much sympathy for her - I think she's brought her troubles on herself. 我不太同情她——我覺得她是在自找麻煩。
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offer/send your sympathies formal

to express your sadness to someone because a relation or friend of theirs has recently died

I went along to the funeral in order to offer my sympathies. 我去參加葬禮以表弔慰。

(Translation of “sympathy noun (UNDERSTANDING)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)