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 (sĭm-pä′tĭ-kō′, -păt′ĭ-)
1. Of like mind or temperament; compatible.
2. Having attractive qualities; pleasing.

[Italian simpatico (from simpatia, sympathy) or Spanish simpático (from simpatía, sympathy), both from Latin sympathīa; see sympathy.]


(sɪmˈpɑːtɪˌkəʊ; -ˈpæt-)
1. pleasant or congenial
2. of similar mind or temperament; compatible
[Italian: from simpatia sympathy]


(sɪmˈpɑ tɪˌkoʊ, -ˈpæt ɪ-)

congenial or like-minded; likable.
[1860–65; < Italian: literally, sympathetic]
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Titled after an English word meaning "congenial" or "likeable", Simpatico is a family-friendly album created by singer-songwriter Renee Stahl and a crossover assortment of musical friends, including Maya Rudolph, Molly Shannon, Lisa Loeb, Colin Hay, Glen Phhillips, Chris Ballew, Jeremy Toback and more, a.
IT was this simpatico presence which at first astounded the Italians.
We played to a crowd of over 200 and the lighting technician applied some of the most simpatico, dramatic and may I add improvised choices we've ever witnessed - one word: "strobes".
Palmieri was also a part of the ArtistShare fan-funded Brian Lynch/Eddie Palmieri Project, Simpatico, which won a Grammy Award in 2007.
We found that the team at RAP, not just owners but also the management team, were very simpatico and made a really nice connection.
Amash is still very much in the minority of House Republicans, so even a handful of ideologically simpatico colleagues would be a big change for the libertarian caucus," wrote Betsy Woodruff in the Examiner.
And since there are 400 members of the New Hampshire House of Representatives, a bunch of 'em are Facebook friends--and "friend" in Facebookspeak doesn't mean they're necessarily friendly, or even simpatico on things political and otherwise.
El objetivo del trabajo fue comparar las estructuras microscopicas que constituyen el nervio isquiatico y el tronco simpatico toracico para corroborar la integracion y conexion del sistema nervioso autonomo en los nervios espinales del canino.
Pedrito Martinez has received six Grammy nominations, winning for Simpatico, on which he collaborated with Eddie Palmieri and Bryan Lynch.
Van Damme went on to defend what happened between him and Minogue, saying, "It would be abnormal not to have had an affair, she's so beautiful and she was there in front of me every day with a beautiful smile, simpatico, so charming, she wasn't acting like a big star.
A lot of times, the show is a certain group of players who seem like they will be simpatico.
If so, you can become more conscious of how your values and theirs are not as in simpatico, as you'd like.