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Synonyms of sympathetic in English:


  • 1 a sympathetic listener the dreaded bank manager often turns out to be highly sympathetic
    [Antonyms] unsympathetic, unfeeling
  • 2 Rudy is the most sympathetic male character in the book
    likeable, pleasant, agreeable, congenial, friendly, genial, companionable, easy to get along with;
    Italian & Spanish simpatico
    [Antonyms] unsympathetic, unfriendly
  • 3 we got along well because I was sympathetic to his cause
    in favour of, in sympathy with, approving of, pro, on the side of, supportive of, supporting of, favourable, encouraging of;
    well disposed to, favourably disposed to, receptive to, responsive to
    [Antonyms] unsympathetic, indifferent, opposed
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