Crossword Clue and Answers

Let's see if we can help you solve the crossword puzzle "Compassion", we have 14 possible answers for this crossword clue, so hopefully we can assist you.

This clue in was most recently seen in the wild in The Sun Cryptic.

We classify Compassion to be a VERY COMMON crossword clue as we've seen it more than 14 times in a variety of crossword publications.

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  • The Sun Cryptic - Monday, 22 Nov 2021
  • Irish Independent - Simple - Saturday, 20 Nov 2021
  • Evening Standard Quick Crossword - Friday, 10 Sep 2021
  • Evening Standard Quick Crossword - Thursday, 2 Sep 2021
  • Irish Independent - Simple - Thursday, 28 Jan 2021
  • The Sun Cryptic - Thursday, 26 Nov 2020
  • The Guardian Quick - Wednesday, 18 Nov 2020
  • Evening Standard Quick Crossword - Wednesday, 21 Oct 2020
  • Irish Independent - Simple - Wednesday, 13 May 2020

Crossword Answers

4 letters

The humane quality of understanding the suffering of others and wanting to do something about it

Attention and management implying responsibility for safety; "he is in the care of a bodyguard"

A book of the Old Testament that tells the story of Ruth who was not an Israelite but who married an Israelite and who stayed with her mother-in-law Naomi after her husband died

5 letters

An inclination or tendency of a certain kind; "he had a change of heart"

The feeling that motivates compassion

6 letters

A quality that arouses emotions (especially pity or sorrow); "the film captured all the pathos of their situation"

7 letters

Understanding and entering into another's feelings

8 letters

SYMPATHY Surinder Sobti

Lightening a penalty or excusing from a chore by judges or parents or teachers

All of the living human inhabitants of the earth; "all the world loves a lover"; "she always used `humankind' because `mankind' seemed to slight the women"

Tendency to be kind and forgiving

Sharing the feelings of others (especially feelings of sorrow or anguish)

10 letters

A tendency to express warm and affectionate feeling

17 letters

A deep awareness of and sympathy for another's suffering


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