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Compassionate

Com`pas´sion`ate
a.1.Having a temper or disposition to pity; sympathetic; merciful.
There never was any heart truly great and generous, that was not also tender and compassionate.
- South.
2.Complaining; inviting pity; pitiable.
v. t.1.To have compassion for; to pity; to commiserate; to sympathize with.
[imp. & p. p. Compassionated ; p. pr. & vb. n. Compassionating .]
Compassionates my pains, and pities me.
- Addison.
Verb1.compassionate - share the suffering of
Adj.1.compassionate - showing merciful compassion; "sparing the child's mother was a compassionate act"
2.compassionate - showing or having compassion; "heard the soft and compassionate voices of women"
Antonyms:
uncompassionate - lacking compassion or feeling for others; "nor silver-shedding tears could penetrate her uncompassionate sire"- Shakespeare
3.compassionate - showing recognition of unusually distressful circumstances; "compassionate leave"; "considered for a compassionate discharge because of domestic difficulties"
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