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empathize

 [em´pah-thīz]
to experience or feel empathy.

em·pa·thize

(em'pă-thīz),
To feel empathy in relation to another person; to put oneself in another's place.

empathize

(ĕm′pə-thīz′)
intr.v. empa·thized, empa·thizing, empa·thizes
To feel or experience empathy: empathized with the striking miners.

em′pa·thiz′er n.

em·pa·thize

(em'pă-thīz)
To feel empathy in relation to another person; to put oneself in another's place.

em·pa·thize

(em'pă-thīz)
To put oneself in another's place.
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Although the book is a parable with significant religious symbolism woven through its pages, one can easily empathize with his responses and gain a greater understanding of the human spirit.
19) The first challenge is to be an empathetic individual; it is difficult over a duration of time to continually be a true listener and empathize with the other individual.
The psychologists also asked a series of situational questions designed to assess the volunteers' communication and listening skills, as well as their ability to solve problems and empathize.
It is easy to empathize with him and, by extension, with his cause.
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Readers will ponder the nature of gifts and curses, and empathize with Orrec as he struggles to make his way in this strange, vaguely medieval world.
I can empathize with William Norman Grigg's concerns in "Casting Aside Justice" (August 8 issue) about presidents giving themselves unlimited power to designate an "enemy combatant" as such and deny these individuals constitutional safeguards.
Pro-CAN spokesperson Joyce Arthur has been known to state that pro-life Canadians are "religious fanatics" who do "little or nothing for children once they are born," are "anti-woman and anti-child," have views that are "uninformed, sexist and cruel" and have an inability to empathize, which breeds "intolerance, hate crimes, war.
They don't evolve, and we don't empathize with them, making it difficult to really know them and in turn to care about them.
As well, Charles Warren, CDC'S lead scientist on the survey, who stressed that first, specific gender programmes must be developed that empathize the serious health consequences of tobacco use, including poor reproductive health, and "second, the widespread use of other tobacco products in addition to cigarettes in many countries means that tobacco control programs must be broad in scope.