Translation of empathy in Spanish:


empatía, n.

Pronunciation /ˈɛmpəθi/

See Spanish definition of empatía


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    empatía feminine
    they're in perfect empathy with each other están perfectamente compenetrados
    • Such a metaphor betrays a complete lack of understanding, of empathy with Victorian culture.
    • There is a frightening lack of empathy and of understanding of the condition of the elderly.
    • A little bit of empathy and understanding might go a long way in making their life easier.
    • It is easy to understand the natural empathy between a Prime Minister and a top football manager.
    • Nothing was done for effect, he was incredibly generous, talented and showed great empathy.
    • He has no empathy with, or sympathy for, this officer who has children to think about.
    • Among the violence, there are also moments of empathy and humanity, which shine out like a beacon.
    • That almost supernatural talent for empathy was his greatest political gift.
    • She had no hidden agenda, no axe to grind, just great empathy and overwhelming sympathy.
    • The money will be used to fund an initiative designed to help offenders develop empathy with their victims.
    • I was a few paces on before I even considered my selfishness and lack of empathy.
    • Because we have that empathy, we are good at sympathetically guiding and advising.
    • It was an act, first and foremost, of solidarity with the victims and of empathy with their families.
    • All art criticism is necessarily subjective, but such complete empathy with an artist is rare.
    • The use of touch with reflexology breaks down barriers and establishes empathy.
    • I feel a degree of empathy for the man held hostage, and for his family.
    • Finally, proximity makes for empathy and justifies the inevitable risks for intervention.
    • Her experiences gave her a sense of empathy and responsibility, she says.
    • Often politicians are accused of having no powers of empathy whatsoever.
    • People here have a warm way of showing empathy but at the same time respecting your private grief.