Origin of sympathize
OTHER WORDS FROM sympathize
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH sympathizeempathize, sympathize
How to use sympathize in a sentence
Elizabeth once declared, “I don’t sympathize with these reforming ladies.”Determined to practice medicine, two sisters defied conventions|Janet Golden|February 5, 2021|Washington Post
So while I sympathize, I beg you to find ways to meet this grandchild where she is.Carolyn Hax: They ‘really cannot stand’ their rambunctious grandchild|Carolyn Hax|February 2, 2021|Washington Post
Squire believes that it’s a third group—those who sympathized with the anger that spurred the insurrection at the Capitol, but were turned off by the violence—for whom Babbitt may become the most powerful symbol in recruitment campaigns.'Our First Martyr.' How Ashli Babbitt Is Being Turned Into a Far-Right Recruiting Tool|Vera Bergengruen|January 10, 2021|Time
There are those who sympathize with immigrants but feel “we” have our own problems here, and those for whom the border should be an imaginary line.The Myth of the Latino Vote and What Newsrooms Must Learn From 2020|by Perla Trevizo|November 10, 2020|ProPublica
Anthropomorphic animals allow us to see something just human enough to sympathize with, while allowing us just enough of a remove to question everything about ourselves.
“From my office in New York, I could rally against rape culture without sympathizing with any of these people,” she writes.
In the weeks leading up to the hearing the nominee was accused of coddling Iran, hating Israel, even sympathizing with Hamas.How the Chuck Hagel Fight Changed the American Jewish Landscape in Washington|J. J. Goldberg|August 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Melinda Liu on why Beijing needs to keep a lid on the demonstrations while also sympathizing with the patriotic zeal.
Second, disavowing a bigoted film and sympathizing with those who use it to justify violence are not the same thing.Romney Response to Egypt Embassy Attack Makes It Easy for Obama|Peter Beinart|September 13, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The United States came in second, with 56% of American respondents sympathizing with Israel.
I have had to do so much sympathizing with others in the last week that I have not had time to pity myself.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
The humbly sympathizing friend became once more the respectful servant, and hurried away to carry out his young mistress's behest.
"Poor old paterfamilias," exclaimed the sympathizing friend with genuine feeling.
For we are sympathizing beings, and a law of our nature makes us look for a return of sympathy.The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness|Florence Hartley
As the door closed behind her the girls exchanged sympathizing glances.Mildred's Inheritance|Annie Fellows Johnston