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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.
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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/
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