suomi-englanti sanakirja

compassionate englannista suomeksi

  1. myötätuntoinen, ymmärtäväinen

  2. sääliä

  1. osaaottava

  2. henkilökohtainen

  3. säälittävä

  4. Verbi

compassionate englanniksi

  1. Having, feeling or showing compassion (''to'' or ''toward'' someone).

  2. (syn)

    (ux) (names given to God in Islam)

  3. 1611, (w), ''An Anatomy of the World,'' London: Samuel Macham,

  4. As a compassionate Turcoyse which doth tell
    By looking pale, the wearer is not well,
  5. 1675, (w), A Sermon preached at Christ-Church, in ''Twelve Sermons Preached upon Several Occasions,'' London: Thomas Bennett, 1692, p.(nbs)574,

  6. (..) there never was any heart truly great and generous, that was not also tender, and compassionate.
  7. (RQ:Dickens David Copperfield) that he shook hands with Mr. Micawber, at least half-a-dozen times in five minutes.

  8. 2007, (w), ''(w),'' Orlando: Harcourt, Chapter(nbs)7, p.(nbs)99,

  9. (..) 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.
  10. Given to someone as an exception because of a family emergency or a death in their family.

  11. (ux)

  12. Inviting or asking for pity.

  13. (RQ:Shakespeare Richard 2)

  14. After our sentence plaining comes too late.
  15. To feel compassion (for someone or with regard to something); to regard (someone or something) with compassion.

  16. 1602, (w) (translator), ''The Famous and Memorable Workes of (w),'' London: G. Bishop ''et al.,'' Chapter(nbs)6, p.(nbs)733,

  17. (..) seeing them die so wofully in the flames, he compassionated them.
  18. (RQ:Fielding Tom Jones)

  19. 1794, (w), ''(w),'' London: B. Crosby, Volume(nbs)2, Chapter(nbs)1, p.(nbs)4,

  20. 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.
  21. (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.”

  22. (RQ:Thackeray Pendennis)

  23. (RQ:Douglass Bondage)

  24. (inflection of)

  25. (feminine plural of)