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empathetic

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adjective em·pa·thet·ic \ˌem-pə-ˈthe-tik\

Definition of empathetic

  1. :  involving, characterized by, or based on empathy

em·pa·thet·i·cal·ly play \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb


Examples of empathetic

  1. <an empathetic social worker who soon realized that the single mother was at her breaking point>



1932

First Known Use of empathetic

1932


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