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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Feeling or expressing sympathy.

Usage examples (23)
  • Made commiserative clicking sounds with his tongue
  • Verb (used without object) : They commiserated with him over the loss of his job
  • The clearest listener he could find, and the least commiserative, happily.
  • In an effort to bring some commiserative good cheer her way, I offer up my own hellish tale of woe. for more
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