[adjective kuhm-pash-uh-nit; verb kuhm-pash-uh-neyt]
verb (used with object), com·pas·sion·at·ed, com·pas·sion·at·ing.
Archaic. to pity or have compassion for.
Origin of compassionate
Synonyms for compassionate
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Related Words for uncompassionatealoof, antipathetic, apathetic, callous, cold, cold-blooded, cool, cruel, disinterested, frigid, halfhearted, hard, harsh, heartless, icy, indifferent, insensitive, lukewarm, mean, nasty
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Historical Examples of uncompassionate
showing or having compassion
compassionate leave leave granted, esp to a serviceman, on the grounds of bereavement, family illness, etc
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