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Translation of "sympathy" - English-Spanish dictionary

sympathy

noun /ˈsimpəði/ ( plural sympathies)
a feeling of pity or sorrow for a person in trouble compasión, lástima When her husband died, she received many letters of sympathy. the state or feeling of being in agreement with, or of being able to understand, the attitude or feelings of another person afinidad; comprensión; acuerdo (estar de acuerdo con alguien) I have no sympathy with such a stupid attitude Are you in sympathy with the strikers? sympathetic /-ˈθetik/ adjective (opposite unsympathetic) showing or feeling sympathy compasivo; comprensivo She was very sympathetic when I failed my exam a sympathetic smile. sympathetically adverb con compasión; con comprensión sympathize verb ( (also sympathiseBritish)) to show or feel sympathy to simpatizar I find it difficult to sympathize with him when he complains so much.
(Definition of sympathy from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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