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Daemon
Posted: Wednesday, June 23, 2010 12:00:00 AM
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commiseration

(noun) A feeling of sympathy and sorrow for the misfortunes of others.

Synonyms: pathos, pity, ruth

Usage: Tushin's large, kind, intelligent eyes were fixed with sympathy and commiseration on Rostov, who saw that Tushin with his whole heart wished to help him but could not.
Ellenrita
Posted: Wednesday, June 23, 2010 12:27:25 AM

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Have to commiserate with the wildlife,mostly the birds,in the gulf and today the moratorium has been revoked.
grammargeek
Posted: Wednesday, June 23, 2010 1:50:44 AM

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Wow! You're doing really quick work there Daemon. "Commiseration" becomes the word of the day a mere five and half hours after JJ posts it ("mercy -- commiseration") in this game thread.
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