Definition of -pathy in English:

-pathy

  • 1Denoting feelings.

    • ‘telepathy’
  • 2Denoting a disorder involving a particular organ, tissue, or biochemical constituent of the body.

    • ‘neuropathy’
  • 3Relating to curative treatment of a specified kind.

    • ‘hydropathy’

Origin

From Greek patheia ‘suffering, feeling’.