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Compassionate meaning

compassionate - 5 dictionary results

  1. 1. Having a temper or disposition to pity; sympathetic; merciful.
  2. 2. Complaining; inviting pity; pitiable.
  3. 3. To have compassion for; to pity; to commiserate; to sympathize with.
  4. 4. Disposed to pity, or to show mercy.
  5. 5. To have compassion for; have mercy upon; pity.

compassionate - examples of usage

  1. Then, dignified I rose, with hands upon my ample waist, An' then sat down again with large and very painful haste; An' rose again, and started off to find a place to rest, Then on my gentle stomach stood, an' tore my meetin' vest; When Sister Sunnyhopes slid up as trim as trim could be, An' she an' her young fellow took compassionate charge o' me.
  2. Her tone, indeed, suggested serene sincerity and a sort of sympathy, the serious and compassionate consideration of his painful case.
  3. It is written that the Lord, the Great One, is compassionate and merciful.
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