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Word: commiserate

Definition: feel or express pity or sympathy for


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::: incubus - burden; very worriying problem; mental care; nightmare; male devil; CF. succubus
::: pastoral - rural; of rural life; idyllic; of a pastor
::: pseudonym - pen name; fictitious name assumed by an author; ADJ. pseudonymous
::: expiate - make amends for (a sin)
::: chaffing - bantering; joking
::: misdemeanor - minor crime; misdeed; wrongdoing
::: privy - secret; hidden; not public; made a participant in something secret; Ex. privy chamber government; Ex. be privy to a discussion; CF. private
::: bate - let down; lessen the force of; moderate; restrain; Ex. with bated breath; CF. abate
::: insensible - unconscious; unresponsive; insensitive; unaware; imperceptible; Ex. insensible of his danger/to pain; Ex. insensible change; CF. not the opposite of sensible
::: autopsy - examination of a dead body; postmortem; V.