Synonyms for Commiseration:


affinity, condolences, understanding, sentiment. I know, someone's heart goes out to someone, AW, I know the feeling, I don't envy you/him etc., bless him/her/them, (oh,) what a shame, empathy, too bad. commiseration (noun)
condolence, ruth, pity, pathos.
condolence (noun)
easement, comfort, solace, sympathy, reassurance, condolence, relief.
consolation (noun)
condolence, pity, sympathy, compassion, study at pity.
feeling (noun)
pathos, ruth, pity.
pity (noun)
humaneness, leniency, pity, mercy, compassion, tenderness.

Other synonyms:

affinity, sentiment, empathy. understanding. Other relevant words:
ruth, empathy, pathos, AW, sentiment, affinity, condolences, understanding.

Usage examples for commiseration

  1. The young people- and a very large family they made of sons and daughters, twelve in number- were objects of interest and commiseration to all who knew them, while the worthless father was justly held in contempt and detestation. – Roughing it in the Bush by Susanna Moodie
  2. His hands trembled with agitation; he even looked weakened as he sank into his chair, We regarded him with commiseration – Esmeralda by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  3. This sympathetic feeling may cover a wide range- pity, commiseration friendship, admiration, devotion, adoration. – Heart and Soul by Victor Mapes (AKA Maveric Post)