adjective em·path·ic \em-ˈpa-thik, im-\

Definition of EMPATHIC

em·path·ic·al·ly \-thi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Examples of EMPATHIC

  1. <gave an empathic nod as I recounted my repeated efforts to land a decent-paying job in a tough economy>

First Known Use of EMPATHIC


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Medical Dictionary


adjective em·path·ic \em-ˈpath-ik, im-\

Medical Definition of EMPATHIC

:  involving, characterized by, or based on empathy
em·path·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb


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