sympathize


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  • verb

Synonyms for sympathize

feel for

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agree

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Synonyms for sympathize

to experience or express compassion

to understand or be sensitive to another's feelings or ideas

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to associate or affiliate oneself closely with a person or group

Synonyms for sympathize

share the feelings of

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Related Words

be understanding of

to feel or express sympathy or compassion

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When asked what they think about the issue, 48% of all Americans say they sympathize more with the views of religious leaders, while 45% sympathize more with the Obama administration.
that the story of Jack and Ennis is OK to watch and sympathize with because they're not really homosexual-that they're more like the heart of America than like 'gay people'--you're pushing them back into the closet whose narrow and suffocating confines Ang Lee and his collaborators have so beautifully and harrowingly exposed.
Teenagers will sympathize with a pubescent Potter who must (like Spiderman and other adolescent heroes) save the world while trying to get up the nerve to ask a really cute girl to the high school dance.
Tragedy and heartbreak offer us so many opportunities to wake up, to give aid, to sympathize, to learn the blessing of hope.
While I understand and sympathize with everyone's desire to control health care costs and reduce the price of drugs, I have serious reservations about any legislation that will tie the cost of obtaining prescription drugs to the FSS rates.
While one may sympathize with the Ayatollah's doubts about the effectiveness of such a presidency as a permanent organ, as a temporary measure it may well prevent the tyranny of one side or the other until a permanent constitution lays this threat to rest.
As a former Baptist minister now in fellowship in an Anglican church, I sympathize with both parties.
It was always hard to sympathize with Nixon when he griped, as he did in his memoirs, that in mid-1973 "a convulsion had seized Washington .
As a contribution to the cityscape, it is scaleless, uninviting and completely out of sympathy with its surroundings (though admittedly they are difficult to sympathize with).
41% disagree), according to a recent Gallup Poll in Pakistan commissioned by Newsweek, an overwhelming 83 percent say they sympathize with the Taliban in the current conflict.
Berry's characters, although sometimes lingering too much in their own internal dialogue and with preachy monologues, are still interesting and strongly developed enough to make readers sympathize and care about them.
One could only sympathize with the next Kitri, Colon soloist Silvina Perillo, and not just because Herrera's was such a hard act to follow.
Some environmental groups sympathize with NPS' position.
If you sympathize to any extent with these statements, you share some of the grievances of the patriot movement.
Many ordinary coachmen still aspired to become owners of cabs themselves and many continued to sympathize with the small-scale owners who shared much of the hardship faced by employees in the coach trade.