Synonyms of sympathize in English:

sympathize


See definition of sympathize

verb

1‘he sympathized with his tearful wife’

SYNONYMS

pity, be sorry for, feel sorry for, show sympathy for, be sympathetic towards, show compassion for, be compassionate towards, commiserate, offer condolences to, feel for, show concern, show interest

console, offer consolation to, comfort, solace, soothe, succour

be supportive of, support, encourage

empathize with, identify with, understand, relate to, be en rapport with, care for, weep for, grieve for, bleed for

ANTONYMS

disregard

2‘they sympathize with feminist critiques of traditional theory’

SYNONYMS

agree, support, be in sympathy, be sympathetic towards, be in favour of, go along, favour, be well disposed to, approve of, commend, back, side with, align, encourage

ANTONYMS

disapprove