Meaning of commiserate

com•mis•er•ate

Pronunciation: (ku-miz'u-rāt"), [key]
— v., -at•ed, -at•ing.
—v.t.
  1. to feel or express sorrow or sympathy for; empathize with; pity.
—v.i.
  1. to sympathize (usually fol. by with): They commiserated with him over the loss of his job.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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