What does empathize mean?

Definitions for empathize
ˈɛm pəˌθaɪzem·pathize

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sympathize, sympathise, empathize, empathise, understand(verb)

    be understanding of

    "You don't need to explain--I understand!"


  1. empathize(Verb)

    to feel empathy for another person

Editors Contribution

  1. empathize

    To feel, know, understand and express empathy.

    The government did empathize with citizens and ensured they all received a just sufficient income.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 6, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of empathize in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of empathize in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of empathize in a Sentence

  1. Arthur Caplan:

    There's a temptation, I suspect, to take the money and run, i can certainly empathize with the temptation to not play ball. ... I just think that's a ludicrous burden to put on the individual.

  2. Canadian Finance Minister Joe Oliver:

    We are of course concerned and empathize with those who will lose their employment, this is a private sector decision in a highly competitive industry and I don't think it has broader implications.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    Empathize with someone who has buddies none or just a few one, but sympathize with somebody who boasts to have allies in a ton or many one because he or she has then herculean task in hand to correctly weed out the negative people and rightly read in a positive person.

  4. Chasten Buttigieg in 2018:

    My former governor( Vice President Mike Pence) is going to be visiting your state soon, i think Chasten Buttigieg in 2018 already know how I feel. It helps me empathize with Chasten Buttigieg in 2018 on that whole Lindsey Graham thing.

  5. Max Botkin:

    I absolutely condemn any suggestion or act of non-consensual touching in any form, as well as disassociation as a coping mechanism for abuse of any kind, i understand and empathize with the parents' and groups' concerns regarding the message the movie may impart.

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