Definition of -pathy in English:

-pathy

combining form

  • 1Denoting feelings.

    ‘telepathy’
  • 2Denoting disorder in a particular part of the body.

    ‘neuropathy’
  • 3Relating to curative treatment of a specified kind.

    ‘hydropathy’

Origin

From Greek patheia ‘suffering, feeling’.

Pronunciation

-pathy

/pəθi/