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used in The Poisonwood Bible

2 uses
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to feel or express sympathy or compassion for another
  • I was Madame Ngemba, someone to commiserate with in the market over the price of fruit, the mother of children who sought mischief with theirs.
    Book 5 — Exodus (72% in)
  • Axelroot," I said, "I will commiserate your presence on this porch with me but only as a public service to keep the peace in this village.
    Book 3 — Judges (64% in)

There are no more uses of "commiserate" in The Poisonwood Bible.

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