What does empathy mean?

empathy in AZ Dictionary

(n) Identification with and knowledge of another's situation, emotions, and motives. See Synonyms at shame.
(n) The attribution of your respective very own thoughts to an object.
(n) the intellectual recognition associated with the thoughts, thoughts, or state of some other person

empathy in Community Dictionary

The ability to recognize, understand, value the feelings of others. In other words, it`s the ability to "read" emotionally people`s thoughts. by SamuelReport definition
The ability to feel just what another being feels; something which's sorely with a lack of contemporary life. by Pok CuadraReport definition
Seeing things from another people perspective, and placing oneself into thier position. by DanielReport definition
Or Empathetic comprehension, could be the power to intuit the emotional experiencing of some other because one has, at one-point or any other, skilled exactly the same thing oneself.Sympathy is contemplating some body, but empathy is really "understanding" the emotion anyone is experiencing, or going through.... having gone although the same feeling yourself. by Bernadette HummerReport definition
1. The capacity to determine with and comprehend some other person's emotions or difficulties.2. The transfer of a person's very own emotions and feelings to an object such as for example a painting. by Danae VanallenReport definition
the capacity to manage to feel just what someone feels, whether you've been in their place or not. by DarlenaReport definition

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    • fellow-feeling, sympathy
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    • compassion, revulsion, selflessness, kindliness, gentleness
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