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  Words related to sympathetic

Related / Similar Words: compatible, harmonic, charitable, kindly, large-hearted, appealing, likeable, likable

 

Definition:
  • having similar disposition and tastes; "a compatible married couple"; "with their many similar tastes, he found her a most sympathetic companion";
  • relating to vibrations that occur as a result of vibrations in a nearby body; "sympathetic vibration";
  • showing or motivated by sympathy and understanding and generosity; "was charitable in his opinions of others"; "kindly criticism"; "a kindly act"; "sympathetic words"; "a large-hearted mentor";
  • expressing or feeling or resulting from sympathy or compassion or friendly fellow feelings; disposed toward; "sympathetic to the students'' cause"; "a sympathetic observer"; "a sympathetic gesture";
  • (of characters in literature or drama) evoking empathic or sympathetic feelings; "the sympathetic characters in the play";
  • of or relating to the sympathetic nervous system; "sympathetic neurons"; "sympathetic stimulation";

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    See Also: compassionate, congenial, agreeable

     

    Pertainyms: sympathetic nervous system

     

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