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synonyms for compassionate

  • benevolent
  • charitable
  • humane
  • merciful
  • sympathetic
  • warm
  • warmhearted
  • forbearing
  • pitying
  • sparing
  • tender
  • understanding
  • all heart
  • being big
  • bleeding heart
  • commiserative
  • going easy on
  • humanitarian
  • indulgent
  • kindhearted
  • kindly
  • lenient
  • living with
  • old softie
  • piteous
  • responsive
  • soft shell
  • softhearted
  • tenderhearted
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antonyms for compassionate

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  • cold
  • cool
  • cruel
  • inhumane
  • malevolent
  • mean
  • merciless
  • uncaring
  • unfeeling
  • unfriendly
  • unkind
  • unsympathetic
  • intolerant
  • hard
  • harsh
  • hateful
  • indifferent
  • tyrannous
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How to use compassionate in a sentence

With every responsible, compassionate person running around with a mask on nowadays, it seems inevitable that the phrase "wearable technology" will soon regularly include overly complicated high-tech face masks.
LG’S BATTERY-POWERED FACE MASK WILL “MAKE BREATHING EFFORTLESS”RON AMADEOAUGUST 27, 2020ARS TECHNICA
The figure of the compassionate mother may come to have greater appeal than that of the aggressive wartime commander.
WHY FEMALE LEADERS ARE FARING BETTER THAN ‘WARTIME PRESIDENTS’ AGAINST COVID-19MATTHEWHEIMERAUGUST 20, 2020FORTUNE
The company also reported data on remdesivir given for “compassionate use” to children and pregnant women.
REMDESIVIR IS LOOKING EVEN BETTER AT FIGHTING COVID-19TINA HESMAN SAEYJULY 20, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Gilead also reported data on remdesivir given for “compassionate use” to children and pregnant women, meaning no other treatment was available and the individuals could not join a clinical trial.
REMDESIVIR MAY WORK EVEN BETTER AGAINST COVID-19 THAN WE THOUGHTTINA HESMAN SAEYJULY 13, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Finally, an international team of researchers gave remdesivir to 53 patients for “compassionate use.”
FIRST DRUG IS FOUND TO BLOCK THE NEW CORONAVIRUSTINA HESMAN SAEYMAY 4, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
It was a pleasant face, sun-bronzed and well-formed, with waving brown hair and eyes that could be gentle and compassionate.
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Let us compassionate the critic whose well-trained faculties are thus wasted!
THE PORTSMOUTH ROAD AND ITS TRIBUTARIESCHARLES G. HARPER
She was compassionate and, as she was unable to respect all men, she pitied those who were unfortunate enough to be wicked.
HONEY-BEEANATOLE FRANCE
Dane's eyes were very compassionate as he laid his hand gently on his leader's shoulder.
WINSTON OF THE PRAIRIEHAROLD BINDLOSS
Sometimes he spoke to her, and, though his voice was strained, his words were cheering and compassionate.
THE GOLD TRAILHAROLD BINDLOSS
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WORDS RELATED TO COMPASSIONATE

  • afflicted
  • altered
  • changed
  • compassionate
  • concerned
  • damaged
  • distressed
  • excited
  • grieved
  • impaired
  • impressed
  • influenced
  • injured
  • overwhelmed
  • overwrought
  • sorry
  • stimulated
  • stirred
  • sympathetic
  • tender
  • touched
  • troubled
  • upset
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