sympathy noun definition in Kind topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


 noun: Kind topic
[uncountable, countable, usually plural] the feeling of being sorry for somebody; showing that you understand and care about somebody’s problems to express/feel sympathy for somebody I have no sympathy for Jan, it's all her own fault. I wish he'd show me a little more sympathy. Our heartfelt sympathy goes out to the victims of the war. (formal) May we offer our deepest sympathies on the death of your wife.