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empathize

American English: /ˈɛmpəˌθaɪz/
British English: /ˈɛmpəθʌɪz/

intransitive verb

  • to empathize with somebody
    establecer lazos de empatía con alguien
    identificarse con alguien
    Example sentences
    • Understanding and empathizing with patients can only enhance the level of communication.
    • I understand and empathize with the victims' losses, but at the same time, I'm a realist.
    • Participants identified a number of specific ways that they helped youth at camp, which usually involved talking, listening, sharing, and empathizing, and teaching campers specific skills during camp classes.
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