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empathy
American English: /ˈɛmpəθi/
British English: /ˈɛmpəθi/

Translation of empathy in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • they're in perfect empathy with each other
    están perfectamente compenetrados
    Example sentences
    • Such a metaphor betrays a complete lack of understanding, of empathy with Victorian culture.
    • There is a frightening lack of empathy and of understanding of the condition of the elderly.
    • A little bit of empathy and understanding might go a long way in making their life easier.

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