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used in David Copperfield

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to feel or express sympathy or compassion for another
  • The reverence that I had for his grey head, was mingled with commiseration for his faith in those who were treacherous to him, and with resentment against those who injured him.
    Chapters 19-21 (21% in)
  • And whenever Mrs. Gummidge was overcome in a similar manner during the remainder of our stay (which happened some few times), he always said the same thing in extenuation of the circumstance, and always with the tenderest commiseration.
    Chapters 1-3 (94% in)
  • 'She was quite overcome, I am afraid,' said Mr. Dick, with great commiseration.
    Chapters 43-45 (99% in)
  • General commiseration.
    Chapters 61-62 (50% in)

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