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em′pa·thet′i·cal·ly adv.
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Adv.1.empathetically - in a sympathetic manner; "she listened to him sympathetically"
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"The understanding of deep and mature emotions at such a young age is a hallmark of legends and the ability to empathetically express them with such warmth is quite baffling", said R Madhavan.
So each evening I'd incline and ask what the Amazing Mid Life Crisis was all about, then I'd nod empathetically about the anxiety that had engulfed him when he'd reached a certain age; though in his case, I think, it was 50 rather than 40.
Along with both these applications, a nationwide campaign will be launched to create awareness in society on how to identify and empathetically interact with children with cognitive and learning disabilities.
Fellow artists Halsey and Iggy Azalea empathetically stood behind Taylor, while Bieber spoke out in support of his longtime manager and friend, Braun.
the client more carefully and more empathetically. They will pay attention to the smallest details and nuances that the client is sharing.
This lack of understanding can interfere with the nurse's ability to relate empathetically to their patients.
It is the ability to be aware of, control, and express one's emotions and to handle interpersonal relationships judiciously and empathetically. This is great to have when working on-site and experiencing a stressful situation.
In response to a question by Air Vice Marshal Abid Rao, he said that while one would not ever want to justify non-state actors, but this should be looked at empathetically from a strategic point of view.
I am human and I understand the pains of the victims and their families who have been traumatized and impoverished by constant ransom demands by bandits', the President said empathetically. 'The politicisation of tragedy reveals the darkest sides of our primitive politics.
Set in the 15 weeks between the start of the season and the state finals, Wrestle focuses on four of the strongest members of the team, empathetically examining their personal lives and the formidable challenges that each of them faces.
None of those things necessarily make an employee a bad employee, but all of those things require management to learn how to manage their employees individually and empathetically. Thankfully, Emma Penrod researches more ways to do that in her article, "Are The Employees Alright?" (p.