from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of, relating to, or characterized by empathy.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Showing or expressing empathy.
  • adj. Of, pertaining to, or being an empath: of or having the capability of sensing the emotions of others.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. showing empathy or ready comprehension of others' states


Derived from empathy. (Wiktionary)



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