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Definitionsympathy for another's suffering and wanting to help
- The man at her feet looked up at Scarlett compassionately.3.21 (79% in)
- It had always been so soothing to Scarlett to hear her mother whisper, firmly but compassionately, as she tiptoed down the hall: "Hush, not so loudly.1.3 (8% in)
- In her exhaustion, there was no room for compassion for the frightened child, trotting by Prissy's side, dragging at her hand and sniffling—only a weariness that she had borne him, only a tired wonder that she had ever married Charles Hamilton.3.24 (38% in)
There are no more uses of "compassion" in Gone with the Wind.
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