Associations to the word «Sympathy»
SYMPATHY, noun. A feeling of pity or sorrow for the suffering or distress of another; compassion.
SYMPATHY, noun. The ability to share the feelings of another.
SYMPATHY, noun. A mutual relationship between people or things such that they are correspondingly affected by any condition.
SYMPATHY, noun. Tendency towards or approval of the aims of a movement.
SYMPATHY CARD, noun. A greeting card sent to family members of one who has died to express regret.
SYMPATHY, noun. An inclination to support or be loyal to or to agree with an opinion; "his sympathies were always with the underdog"; "I knew I could count on his understanding".
SYMPATHY, noun. Sharing the feelings of others (especially feelings of sorrow or anguish).
SYMPATHY, noun. A relation of affinity or harmony between people; whatever affects one correspondingly affects the other; "the two of them were in close sympathy".
Abuse of words has been the great instrument of sophistry and chicanery, of party, faction, and division of society.