[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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Examples from the Web for uncompassionately
Historical Examples of uncompassionately
"To us possibly a good deal more," retorted the lieutenant, uncompassionately.
showing or having compassion
compassionate leave leave granted, esp to a serviceman, on the grounds of bereavement, family illness, etc
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