Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

The Best Internet Slang

sympathizer

[sim-puh-thahy-zer] /ˈsɪm pəˌθaɪ zər/
noun
1.
a person who sympathizes.
2.
Ophthalmology. an eye that exhibits ophthalmia because of disease or injury of the other.
Origin of sympathizer
1805-1815
First recorded in 1805-15; sympathize + -er1
Related forms
nonsympathizer, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for sympathizer
Contemporary Examples
Historical Examples
Word Origin and History for sympathizer
n.

1815, agent noun from sympathize.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for sympathizer

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for sympathizer

0
30
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for sympathizer