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synonyms for empathy

  • affinity
  • appreciation
  • compassion
  • insight
  • pity
  • rapport
  • sympathy
  • warmth
  • communion
  • comprehension
  • concord
  • recognition
  • responsiveness
  • soul
  • being on same wavelength
  • being there for someone
  • community of interests
  • cottoning to
  • good vibrations
  • hitting it off
  • picking up on

antonyms for empathy

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  • disdain
  • hatred
  • indifference
  • mercilessness
  • disagreement
  • discord
  • disunity
  • apathy
  • misunderstanding
  • unfeelingness
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It’s understandable that people would lack the empathy or the foresight to realize parents have a particular set of challenges.
THE COMPLAINTS OF THE ENTITLED WORKERS OF SILICON VALLEYADAM LASHINSKYSEPTEMBER 8, 2020FORTUNE
I hope this drive towards human empathy continues well beyond this moment in time.
HOW THIS YEAR’S 40 UNDER 40 ARE SURVIVING THE PANDEMICJONATHANVANIAN2015SEPTEMBER 7, 2020FORTUNE
The post-pandemic focus on employee safety wasn’t just because of a wave of CEO empathy.
STAKEHOLDER CAPITALISM ISN’T A CHOICEALAN MURRAYAUGUST 24, 2020FORTUNE
That has a lot to do with the company’s strong sense of empathy.
A FIRST-TIME MANAGER’S GUIDE TO EMPATHETIC LEADERSHIPCELESTE MORAAUGUST 20, 2020QUARTZ
For our piece, we wanted to explore the concept of empathy through a series of portraits made entirely out of pieces of fabric sewn together.
CRAFTING OUR PATHTATE RYAN-MOSLEYAUGUST 19, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
There is no need to compete with the empathy that defines what is unique about being a person.
THAT CHATBOT I’VE LOVED TO HATETATE RYAN-MOSLEYAUGUST 19, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
I’ve done so many efforts focused on empathy and building bridges with people.
KIND’S FOUNDER ON JOINING THE FACEBOOK AD BOYCOTT: ‘IT WAS NOT AN EASY DECISION’DANIELLE ABRILJULY 2, 2020FORTUNE
Building relationships across racial lines is the first step to understanding, empathy and, ultimately, a sense of shared fate that will demand real change.
HOW FAR ARE YOU WILLING TO GO FOR RACIAL EQUALITY?DANIEL MALLOYJUNE 28, 2020OZY
The vice president has a level of empathy and has the amazing ability to care for people.
‘OUR COUNTRY IS AT A CROSSROAD’: REGGIE GREER TO LGBTQ VOTERS ON 2020 ELECTIONCHRIS JOHNSONJUNE 10, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
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WORDS RELATED TO EMPATHY

  • benevolence
  • charity
  • clemency
  • commiseration
  • compunction
  • condolence
  • consideration
  • empathy
  • fellow feeling
  • grace
  • heart
  • humaneness
  • humanity
  • kindness
  • lenity
  • mercy
  • softheartedness
  • softness
  • sorrow
  • sympathy
  • tenderheartedness
  • tenderness
  • yearning
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.