Synonyms of sympathy in English:

sympathy


See definition of sympathy

noun

1‘Sarah touched his arm in sympathy’

SYNONYMS

commiseration, pity, condolence, consolation, comfort, solace, support, encouragement

compassion, caring, concern, solicitude, solicitousness, empathy

consideration, kindness, kind-heartedness, tender-heartedness, tenderness, warmth, warm-heartedness

ANTONYMS

indifference

2‘they might publicize John's case out of sympathy with a fellow journalist’

SYNONYMS

rapport, fellow feeling, affinity, empathy, harmony, accord, compatibility

closeness, friendship, fellowship, togetherness, camaraderie, communion

ANTONYMS

hostility

3‘their sympathy with the Republicans’

SYNONYMS

agreement, harmony, favour, approval, approbation, support, encouragement, goodwill, commendation, partiality

association, alignment, affiliation

ANTONYMS

disapproval