/ˈɛmpəθi/

noun

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.


Cite this Entry

Modern Language Association (MLA Style)

“Empathy.” The Effin’ Word, The Effin’ Word, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/empathy. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

The Effin’ Word, s.v. “empathy”, accessed October 22, 2020, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/empathy.

The Effin’ Word. (n.d.). Empathy. In The Effin’ Word. Retrieved October 22, 2020, from https://effinwords.com/dictionary/empathy


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