compassionate englannista suomeksi
Having, feeling or showing compassion (''to'' or ''toward'' someone).
(ux) (names given to God in Islam)
1611, (w), ''An Anatomy of the World,'' London: Samuel Macham,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A20619.0001.001
- As a compassionate Turcoyse which doth tell
- By looking pale, the wearer is not well,
1675, (w), A Sermon preached at Christ-Church, in ''Twelve Sermons Preached upon Several Occasions,'' London: Thomas Bennett, 1692, p.(nbs)574,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A60954.0001.001
- (..) there never was any heart truly great and generous, that was not also tender, and compassionate.
(RQ:Dickens David Copperfield) that he shook hands with Mr. Micawber, at least half-a-dozen times in five minutes.
2007, (w), ''(w),'' Orlando: Harcourt, Chapter(nbs)7, p.(nbs)99,https://archive.org/details/isbn_9780739488263
- (..) the compassionate pangs I felt for soon-to-be redundant workers were not overwhelming in their frequency; our job required a degree of commitment that left one with rather limited time for such distractions.
Inviting or asking for pity.
(RQ:Shakespeare Richard 2)
- After our sentence plaining comes too late.
To feel compassion (for someone or with regard to something); to regard (someone or something) with compassion.
1602, (w) (translator), ''The Famous and Memorable Workes of (w),'' London: G. Bishop ''et al.,'' Chapter(nbs)6, p.(nbs)733,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A04680.0001.001
- (..) seeing them die so wofully in the flames, he compassionated them.
(RQ:Fielding Tom Jones)
1794, (w), ''(w),'' London: B. Crosby, Volume(nbs)2, Chapter(nbs)1, p.(nbs)4,https://archive.org/details/thingsastheyare01godwgoog/page/n13
- And yet I could not help bitterly compassionating the honest fellow, brought to the gallows, as he was, strictly speaking, by the machinations of that devil incarnate, Mr. Tyrrel.
(RQ:Charlotte Bronte Jane Eyre) if she were a nice, pretty child, one might compassionate her forlornness; but one really cannot care for such a little toad as that.”
(feminine plural of)