Definitions For Sympathy


  • An inclination to support or be loyal to or to agree with an opinion
  • Sharing the feelings of others (especially feelings of sorrow or anguish)
  • A relation of affinity or harmony between people; whatever affects one correspondingly affects the other
  • The feeling that you care about and are sorry about someone else's trouble, grief, misfortune, etc. : a sympathetic feeling
  • A feeling of support for something
  • A state in which different people share the same interests, opinions, goals, etc.

Is Sympathy a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Sympathy is worth 21 points in Scrabble and 20 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Sympathy in a Sentence

  • She went to her best friend for sympathy.
  • Letters of sympathy were sent to the families of the victims.
  • My deepest sympathies go out to the families of the victims.

Synonyms for Sympathy

Antonyms for Sympathy

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