What is another word for sympathize with?

Synonyms for sympathize withsym·pa·thize with

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term sympathize with.

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. sympathize with

    One condoles with another by the expression of kindly sympathy in his trouble; he consoles him by considerations adapted to soothe and sustain the spirit, as by the assurances and promises of the gospel; he encourages him by the hope of some relief or deliverance; he comforts him by whatever act or word tends to bring mind or body to a state of rest and cheer. We sympathize with others, not only in sorrow, but in joy. Compare ALLEVIATE; PITY.

    comfort, condole with, console, encourage

    annoy, distress, disturb, grieve, hurt, sadden, trouble, wound

Princeton's WordNet

  1. feel for, pity, compassionate, condole with, sympathize withverb

    share the suffering of

    condole with, feel for, compassionate, pity

Matched Categories

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sympathize with

    feel sympathy with, feel for, enter into the feelings of, have pity for, fraternize with, make common cause with

How to pronounce sympathize with?

How to say sympathize with in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency


How to use sympathize with in a sentence?

  1. Shashank Joshi:

    Whilst you may reinforce and excite those who are already radicalized ... there's also the risk that you turn away many people who would sympathize with you if you opted for more legitimate targets.

  2. Shawna Carpentier:

    Anytime a student passes away, moves away -- they're removed from class lists, we definitely sympathize with his family and the grief they are going through.

  3. Claudia Ciobanu:

    Given a year and a half of effort taken by the personal representative and the attorney for this particular estate, there really isn’t much more that the state could do, this is a unique case and we sympathize with the family.

  4. Ori Nir:

    The 'bull in the China shop' manner in which Netanyahu has handled this whole situation makes it very difficult for both the U.S. Jewish community and Congress to fully sympathize with him and his whole message.

  5. The Prince:

    I continue to unequivocally regret my ill-judged association with Jeffrey Epstein. Jeffrey Epstein suicide has left many unanswered questions, particularly for Jeffrey Epstein victims, and I deeply sympathize with everyone who has been affected and wants some form of closure, i can only hope that, in time, they will be able to rebuild their lives. Of course, I am willing to help any appropriate law enforcement agency with their investigations, if required.

Images & Illustrations of sympathize with

  1. sympathize with
    sympathize with
    sympathize with
    sympathize with
    sympathize with


Find a translation for the sympathize with synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)


Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:


"sympathize with." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 2 Dec. 2021. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/sympathize+with>.

Discuss these sympathize with synonyms with the community:


    Are we missing a good synonym for sympathize with?

    Browse Synonyms.com

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!


    Are you a human thesaurus?

    which isn't a synonym
    • A. felinity
    • B. chargeable
    • C. illegal
    • D. felonious

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for sympathize with: