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sympathiser

Definitions of sympathiser
  1. noun
    commiserates with someone who has had misfortune
    synonyms: comforter, sympathizer
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    types:
    Job's comforter
    someone whose comfort is actually discouraging
    type of:
    communicator
    a person who communicates with others
  2. noun
    someone who shares your feelings or opinions and hopes that you will be successful
    synonyms: sympathizer, well-wisher
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    types:
    bleeding heart
    someone who is excessively sympathetic toward those who claim to be exploited or underprivileged
    fellow traveler, fellow traveller
    a communist sympathizer (but not a member of the Communist Party)
    type of:
    admirer, booster, champion, friend, protagonist, supporter
    a person who backs a politician or a team etc.
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