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Of or characterized by empathy
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  1. Of or characterized by empathy
  2. Empathic.
  3. Showing empathy for others, and recognizing their feelings etc; empathic
Showing or expressing empathy.
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  1. Showing or expressing empathy.
  2. Empathetic
  3. (Science fiction) Of, pertaining to, or being an empath: of or having the capability of sensing the emotions of others.
Kind; gracious; benign
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  1. Kind; gracious; benign
  2. Of a sympathetic, helpful, or benevolent nature:
  3. Agreeable; pleasant:
Full-flavored and strong
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  1. Full-flavored and strong
  2. Marked by abundance; ample:
  3. Showing kindness and magnanimity:
(Uncountable) the fineness of the point a pointed object
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  1. (Uncountable) the fineness of the point a pointed object
  2. (Countable) The product or result of being sharp.
  3. (Of intelligence) acuteness or acuity
(--- Psychol.) Measured success in using these abilities to perform certain tasks
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  1. (--- Psychol.) Measured success in using these abilities to perform certain tasks
  2. An agency or organization whose purpose is to gather such information:
  3. The ability to acquire, understand, and use knowledge:
(Logic) The totality of intensions, that is, attributes, characters, marks, properties, or qualities, that the object possesses, or else the totality of intensions that are pertinent to the context of a given discussion.
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  1. (Logic) The totality of intensions, that is, attributes, characters, marks, properties, or qualities, that the object possesses, or else the totality of intensions that are pertinent to the context of a given discussion.
  2. Understanding or knowledge that results from this
  3. The act or fact of grasping the meaning, nature, or importance of; understanding.
A recognizing or being recognized; acknowledgment; admission, as of a fact
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  1. A recognizing or being recognized; acknowledgment; admission, as of a fact
  2. Identification of some person or thing as having been known before or as being of a certain kind
  3. Acknowledgement that something was authorized to be done; the acknowledgement of someone’s or something’s rank or status, especially the diplomatic recognition of another country; a subjecting to income tax, under the federal income tax laws. See also realization. Acknowledgement that something was authorized to be done; the acknowledgement of someone’s or something’s rank or status, especially the diplomatic recognition of another country; a subjecting to income tax, under the federal income tax laws. See also realization.
Awareness or familiarity
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  1. Awareness or familiarity
  2. The act or condition of having knowledge.
Insight or knowledge gained by thinking:
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  1. Insight or knowledge gained by thinking:
  2. The act of perceiving or the ability to perceive; mental grasp of objects, qualities, etc. by means of the senses; awareness; comprehension
  3. The understanding, knowledge, etc. gotten by perceiving
The last step in a reasoning process; judgment, decision, or opinion formed after investigation or thought
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  1. The last step in a reasoning process; judgment, decision, or opinion formed after investigation or thought
  2. (Law) The findings of a court as to the existence of an alleged fact or the application of a particular law
  3. The result or outcome of an act or process:
The state or fact of knowing:
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  1. The state or fact of knowing:
  2. An awareness of factual information. Includes actual knowledge (positive or definite), personal knowledge (based on one’s own observation), and constructive knowledge (based on other circumstances). An awareness of factual information. Includes actual knowledge (positive or definite), personal knowledge (based on one’s own observation), and constructive knowledge (based on other circumstances).
  3. (Archaic) Carnal knowledge
Insight or knowledge gained by thinking:
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  1. Insight or knowledge gained by thinking:
  2. The capacity for such insight or knowledge:
  3. The understanding, knowledge, etc. gotten by perceiving
Alternative form of meeting of the minds.
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  1. Alternative form of meeting of the minds.
Structure in terms of the arrangement, modulation, etc. of chords
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  1. Structure in terms of the arrangement, modulation, etc. of chords
  2. Agreement in feeling, action, ideas, interests, etc.; peaceable or friendly relations
  3. An orderly or pleasing combination of elements in a whole:
Something midway between two other things in quality, effect, etc.
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  1. Something midway between two other things in quality, effect, etc.
  2. An adjustment of opposing principles, systems, etc. by modifying some aspects of each
  3. A weakening or reduction of one's principles or standards:
(Anatomy) The rounded proximal end of a long bone:
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  1. (Anatomy) The rounded proximal end of a long bone:
  2. The seat of the faculty of reason; intelligence, intellect, or mind:
  3. A portrait or representation of a person's head.
The primary director or planner, as of an organization or movement.
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  1. The primary director or planner, as of an organization or movement.
  2. (Informal) The main organizer or planner of a group activity; chief controller or director
  3. The part of the nervous system in vertebrates that is enclosed within the skull, is connected with the spinal cord, and is composed of gray matter and white matter. It is the control center of the central nervous system, receiving sensory impulses from the rest of the body and transmitting motor impulses for the regulation of voluntary movement. The brain also contains the centers of consciousness, thought, language, memory, and emotion.
Mental capacity, power, or activity; mind
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  1. Mental capacity, power, or activity; mind
  2. Mental attitude or outlook; state of mind
  3. A mindset; a way of thinking.
Fearful or uneasy anticipation of the future; dread.
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  1. Fearful or uneasy anticipation of the future; dread.
  2. An anxious feeling of foreboding; dread
  3. The ability to apprehend or understand; understanding.
The capacity for understanding ideas, facts, etc.
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  1. The capacity for understanding ideas, facts, etc.
  2. (Logic) The totality of intensions, that is, attributes, characters, marks, properties, or qualities, that the object possesses, or else the totality of intensions that are pertinent to the context of a given discussion.
  3. The act or fact of grasping the meaning, nature, or importance of; understanding.
A firm hold; control; possession
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  1. A firm hold; control; possession
  2. The power to hold or seize; reach
  3. A firm hold or grip.
(Sports) The manner of holding a ball, bat, club, racket, etc.
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  1. (Sports) The manner of holding a ball, bat, club, racket, etc.
  2. The act of taking firmly and holding fast with the hand, teeth, an instrument, etc.; secure grasp; firm hold
  3. A tight hold; a firm grasp:
A thing to hold or hold on by
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  1. A thing to hold or hold on by
  2. A control or adjustor on a television that keeps the screen image in proper position:
  3. A manner of grasping an opponent, as in wrestling or aikido:
Know-how
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  1. Know-how
  2. Shrewdness or understanding
  3. Practical understanding or shrewdness:
Intellectual ability; intellect:
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  1. Intellectual ability; intellect:
  2. Exceptional intellectual ability; intelligence:
  3. The portion of the vertebrate central nervous system that is enclosed within the cranium, continuous with the spinal cord, and composed of gray matter and white matter. It is the primary center for the regulation and control of bodily activities, receiving and interpreting sensory impulses, and transmitting information to the muscles and body organs. In humans, it is also the seat of consciousness, thought, memory, and emotion.
  1. Mental ability; intelligence.
  2. Mental ability; intellectual power
  3. Intelligent people considered as a group.
A person's individual ability to think and reason:
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  1. A person's individual ability to think and reason:
  2. A mind or intelligence, esp. a superior one
  3. The ability to reason or understand or to perceive relationships, differences, etc.; power of thought; mind
(--- Psychol.) Measured success in using these abilities to perform certain tasks
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  1. (--- Psychol.) Measured success in using these abilities to perform certain tasks
  2. The ability to acquire, understand, and use knowledge:
  3. Generally, any degree of keenness of mind, cleverness, shrewdness, etc.
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  1. A mindset; a way of thinking.
  2. Mental attitude or outlook; state of mind
  3. Cast or turn of mind:
The part or faculty of a person by which one feels, perceives, thinks, remembers, desires, and imagines:
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  1. The part or faculty of a person by which one feels, perceives, thinks, remembers, desires, and imagines:
  2. Focus of thought; attention:
  3. Opinion or sentiment:
Intellectual interpretation, as of the significance of an event or the conclusions reached by a group:
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  1. Intellectual interpretation, as of the significance of an event or the conclusions reached by a group:
  2. Natural understanding or intelligence, especially in practical matters:
  3. A perception or feeling produced by a stimulus; sensation:
A person noted for this ability, especially in conversation:
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  1. A person noted for this ability, especially in conversation:
  2. Alert, practical intelligence; good sense
  3. (Obs.) The mind
Mutual agreement; harmony
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  1. Mutual agreement; harmony
  2. In legal citation, the identification of one case that clearly supports the proposition for which another case is being quoted.
  3. An agreement to satisfy a claim by some form of discharging the obligation other than what the obligee is, or considers himself, entitled to. See also accord and satisfaction.
Harmony of opinion; accord:
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  1. Harmony of opinion; accord:
  2. An arrangement between parties, usually resulting from a discussion, regarding a course of action.
  3. A mutual understanding between two or more legally competent individuals or entities about their rights and duties regarding their past or future performances and consideration. While an agreement usually leads to a contract, it could also be an executed sale, a gift or other transfer of property, or a promise without a legal obligation.
A collection of things that have been arranged.
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  1. A collection of things that have been arranged.
  2. An agreement.
  3. A particular way in which items are organized.
An agreement establishing the terms of a sale or exchange of goods or services:
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  1. An agreement establishing the terms of a sale or exchange of goods or services:
  2. Property acquired or services rendered as a result of such an agreement.
  3. An agreement between parties fixing obligations that each promises to carry out.
An automobile that is bigger in size than a subcompact but smaller than an intermediate.
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  1. An automobile that is bigger in size than a subcompact but smaller than an intermediate.
  2. A small cosmetic case, usually containing face powder and mirror
  3. An agreement or a covenant.
A player's turn or right to deal
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  1. A player's turn or right to deal
  2. A business transaction:
  3. (Informal) Treatment received:
An arrangement between people; a compact.
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  1. An arrangement between people; a compact.
  2. An agreement between persons, groups, or nations; compact; covenant
  3. A formal agreement, such as one between nations; a treaty.
Empathic.
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  1. Empathic.
  2. Of or characterized by empathy
  3. Showing empathy for others, and recognizing their feelings etc; empathic
Of, relating to, or characterized by empathy.
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  1. Of, relating to, or characterized by empathy.
  2. Showing or expressing empathy.
  3. (Science fiction) Of, pertaining to, or being an empath: of or having the capability of sensing the emotions of others.
Full of or expressing emotion or sensitivity; sympathetic
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  1. Full of or expressing emotion or sensitivity; sympathetic
  2. Easily moved emotionally; sympathetic:
  3. Expressive of sensibility or emotion:
Of, related to, showing, or characterized by sympathy.
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  1. Of, related to, showing, or characterized by sympathy.
  2. In agreement with one's tastes, mood, feelings, disposition, etc.; congenial
  3. Of, expressing, feeling, or resulting from sympathy:
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