Sympathize - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈsɪmpəθaɪz|  American pronunciation of the word sympathize
Brit.  |ˈsɪmpəθʌɪz|  British pronunciation of the word sympathize

verb

- share the feelings of; understand the sentiments of
- be understanding of (syn: empathize, understand)
- to feel or express sympathy or compassion (syn: commiserate)

Examples

We all sympathize with the Brown family about the loss of their son.

I sympathize but how can I help?

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: sympathize
he/she/it: sympathizes
present participle: sympathizing
past tense: sympathized
past participle: sympathized
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