The intellectual identification of the thoughts, feelings, or state of another person.
Climbing into bed with strangers was the only way Audrey could express empathy for the abused children she was charged to protect as an inner-city social worker.
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Empathy. The Effin Word, The Effin Word, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/empathy. Accessed 17 May 2022.
The Effin Word, s.v. empathy, accessed May 17, 2022, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/empathy.
The Effin Word. (n.d.). Empathy. In The Effin Word. Retrieved May 17, 2022, from https://effinwords.com/dictionary/empathy