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Another word for compassion

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Noun
  1. Sympathetic, sad concern for someone in misfortune

      1. The act of commiserating; sorrow for the wants, afflictions, or distresses of another; pity; compassion.
      2. The feeling or expression of pity or sorrow.
      1. Expression of sympathy with another in grief
      2. Sympathy with a person who has experienced pain, grief, or misfortune:
      3. An expression or declaration of such sympathy.
      1. The projection of one's own personality into the personality of another in order to understand the person better; ability to share in another's emotions, thoughts, or feelings
      2. The ability to identify with or understand another's situation or feelings:
      3. The attribution of one's own feelings to an object:
      1. A matter of regret:
      2. The ability to feel such compassion
      3. Sorrow felt for another's suffering or misfortune; compassion; sympathy
      1. Agreement with or support for an opinion or position:
      2. A mutual liking or understanding arising from sameness of feeling
      3. Pity or compassion felt for another's trouble, suffering, etc.
    See also:

    pity

Another word for compassion

Noun
      1. Pity or compassion felt for another's trouble, suffering, etc.
      2. A mutual liking or understanding arising from sameness of feeling
      3. Agreement with or support for an opinion or position:
      1. The projection of one's own personality into the personality of another in order to understand the person better; ability to share in another's emotions, thoughts, or feelings
      2. The ability to identify with or understand another's situation or feelings:
      3. The attribution of one's own feelings to an object:
      1. Forbearance, leniency, or mercy, as toward an offender or enemy
      2. Mildness, especially of weather.
      3. A disposition to show mercy, especially toward an offender or enemy.