fellow feeling

Definitions of fellow feeling
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n sharing the feelings of others (especially feelings of sorrow or anguish)

Synonyms:
sympathy
Types:
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concern
a feeling of sympathy for someone or something
kind-heartedness, kindheartedness
sympathy arising from a kind heart
compassion, compassionateness
a deep awareness of and sympathy for another's suffering
commiseration, pathos, pity, ruth
a feeling of sympathy and sorrow for the misfortunes of others
compatibility
a feeling of sympathetic understanding
empathy
understanding and entering into another's feelings
solicitousness, solicitude
a feeling of excessive concern
softheartedness, tenderness
a feeling of concern for the welfare of someone (especially someone defenseless)
heartstrings
your deepest feelings of love and compassion
mellowness
kindheartedness through maturity or old age
tenderheartedness, tenderness
warm compassionate feelings
mercifulness, mercy
the feeling that motivates compassion
Type of:
feeling
the experiencing of affective and emotional states

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