Translation of sympathy in Italian:
- 1 (compassion) to feel sympathy for somebodyprovare compassione per qualcunoto do something out of sympathy for somebodyfare qualcosa per compassione di qualcunohe pressed my hand in sympathymi ha stretto la mano in segno di comprensioneshe could show a bit more sympathy! “with deepest sympathy”
- 2 (solidarity) to be in sympathy with somebodyessere d'accordo con qualcuno o simpatizzare per qualcunoI am in sympathy with their aims I have little sympathy for their cause the workers have come out on strike in sympathy with the students the programme aroused public sympathy for victims of the famineil programma ha destato nel pubblico viva compassione per le vittime della carestia
also: sympathies plural noun
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