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compassion
used in A Man Named Dave

6 uses
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Definition
sympathy for another's suffering and wanting to help
  • Steve paused, then switched the focus off of Mother's total lack of compassion.
    p. 72.0
  • Again I nodded, knowing full well that Mother was throwing out whatever excuses she could to justify her lack of common decency and compassion.
    p. 85.1
  • I stopped for a second, surprised by my deadpan tone and lack of compassion.
    p. 103.7
  • Now, leaning against the metal ledge of the phone booth, I could not remember a single gesture of love or compassion between the two women.
    p. 123.5
  • Still not one word of compassion or sorrow had escaped Grandmother's lips about the past.
    p. 145.1
  • With all the compassion I could muster, I swallowed hard before saying, "Go in peace."
    p. 251.3

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