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commiserate
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Sense and Sensibility
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  • Willoughby, he, whom only half an hour ago she had abhorred as the most worthless of men, Willoughby, in spite of all his faults, excited a degree of commiseration for the sufferings produced by them, which made her think of him as now separated for ever from her family, with a tenderness, a regret, rather in proportion, as she soon acknowledged within herself—to his wishes than to his merits.

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  • I prefer to celebrate or commiserate my kissing in private.
    Gayle Forman  --  Where She Went
  • When I was born, people in our village commiserated with my mother and nobody congratulated my father.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala

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