Definition of sympathetic :
tender, good-hearted, harmonious, openhearted, warm, likable, eponymous, dramatis personae, benevolent, pro, kindly, clement, for, harmonical, warmhearted, tenderhearted, harmonized, human, philanthropic, generous, gracious, affirmative, study at tender, approving, empathic, baddy, compatible, loving, forgiving, gentle, beneficent, antihero, consonant, harmonised, kind-hearted, good, ingenue, congenial, hero, caring, freehearted, nice, character, considerate, large-hearted, empathetic, kind, softhearted, harmonic, appealing, side, likeable, narrator, pitying, eleemosynary, agreeable, humane, sympathizing, kindhearted, bad guy, warm-hearted, partial, positive, tender-hearted, thoughtful, supportive, benignant, charitable, commiserative, heroine, merciful
condoling (part of speech: adjective)
commiserating, reassuring, relieving, condoling, comforting
responsive (part of speech: adjective)
emotional (part of speech: adjective)
- No one could have been more tender, more sympathetic, more exactly right about young Stephen's death. - "Fortitude", Hugh Walpole.
- " Say not so," says Gentleman, sympathetic. - "The Man Upstairs and Other Stories", P. G. Wodehouse.
- The butler's tone was far too sympathetic. - "A Country Gentleman and his Family", Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant.