Meaning of “commiserate” in the English Dictionary

"commiserate" in British English

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commiserateverb [ I ]

uk /kəˈmɪz.ə.reɪt/ us /kəˈmɪz.ə.reɪt/

to express sympathy to someone about some bad luck:

I began by commiserating with her over the defeat.

(Definition of “commiserate” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"commiserate" in American English

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commiserateverb [ I ]

us /kəˈmɪz·əˌreɪt/

to feel or express sympathy for someone’s suffering or unhappiness:

She called to commiserate over his loss.
commiseration
noun [ U ] us /kəˌmɪz·əˈreɪ·ʃən/

(Definition of “commiserate” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)