commiserate

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Related to commiserations: supplemental, sought, lacklustre, preliminary
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Tupman, with an air of gentle commiseration, as if animal spirits were contraband, and their possession without a permit a high crime and misdemeanour.
Master sounds unfeeling, mim,' said Miggs, in a tone of commiseration, 'but such is not his intentions, I'm sure.
Whether from commiseration for a woman of so miserable a destiny; or from the morbid curiosity that gives a fictitious value even to common or worthless things; or by whatever other intangible circumstance was then, as now, sufficient to bestow, on some persons, what others might seek in vain; or because Hester really filled a gap which must otherwise have remained vacant; it is certain that she had ready and fairly equited employment for as many hours as she saw fit to occupy with her needle.
Tom in various ways manifested a tenderness of feeling, a commiseration for his fellow-sufferers, strange and new to them, which was watched with a jealous eye by Legree.
It has inspired me with great commiseration, and I hope I understand it and its influences.
Even the common people, the severest critics of the conduct of their betters, had commiseration with the follies of Prior Aymer.
On his quitting the room she sat down, unable to support herself, and looking so miserably ill, that it was impossible for Darcy to leave her, or to refrain from saying, in a tone of gentleness and commiseration, "Let me call your maid.
In the news this month we have the BCF award winners, so congratulations to all the successful entrants and commiserations to the runners up.
Live from Los Angeles, subscribers in the Middle East enjoyed every moment, from the glamorous red carpet entrances to the celebrations and commiserations, at the same time as the US, exclusively on OSN Series First HD.
CONGRATULATIONS to every pupil who did well in their GCSEs, and commiserations to all those forced to be guinea pigs by the meddling Tories.
And then give my commiserations to Hillary Clinton.
My commiserations to the losers Hereford FC and to the winners, Morpeth Town, many congratulations.