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 22 Jan. 2021.
The Effin Word, s.v. empathy, accessed January 22, 2021, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/empathy.
The Effin Word. (n.d.). Empathy. In The Effin Word. Retrieved January 22, 2021, from https://effinwords.com/dictionary/empathy