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  • nouncompassion
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Synonyms for ruth

noun compassion
  • grief
  • mercy
  • penitence
  • pity
  • regret
  • remorse
  • repentance
  • sadness
  • sorrow
  • sympathy
  • tenderness

Antonyms for ruth

  • disdain
  • happiness
  • joy
  • mercilessness
  • satisfaction
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to ruth

compunction

noun. regret, sorrow
  • attrition
  • conscience
  • contrition
  • misgiving
  • penitence
  • penitency
  • pity
  • punctiliousness
  • qualm
  • reluctance
  • remorse
  • repentance
  • rue
  • ruth
  • second thoughts
  • shame
  • stab of conscience
  • sympathy

contrition

noun. regret

dolor

noun. misery, anguish

mercy

noun. kindness, compassion

penance

noun. reparation for wrong

penitence

noun. shame, sorrow
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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