verb (used with object), com·mis·er·at·ed, com·mis·er·at·ing.
verb (used without object), com·mis·er·at·ed, com·mis·er·at·ing.
Words nearby commiserate
Origin of commiserate
OTHER WORDS FROM commiserate
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH commiseratecommensurate commiserate
Examples from the Web for commiserating
In recent days, Shuler has been commiserating with defeated moderates who have applauded his race.
"That is odd; but perhaps you have spent all your life ashore" (this in commiserating accents).Love Me Little, Love Me Long|Charles Reade
But John Knott went on quietly, commiserating her inwardly, yet unswerving in common sense.The History of Sir Richard Calmady|Lucas Malet
A commiserating thankfulness swelled in their breasts with each deep, clean inspiration.The Cup of Trembling and Other Stories|Mary Hallock Foote