Maternal and Sympathetic


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Maternal adjective – Of, relating to, or characteristic of a mother.
Sympathetic and maternal are semantically related in motherly topic. In some cases you can use "Sympathetic" instead an adjective "Maternal".
Nearby Words: maternity, maternally
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Sympathetic adjective – Having or showing the capacity for sharing the feelings of another.
Maternal and sympathetic are semantically related in motherly topic. You can use "Maternal" instead an adjective "Sympathetic".
Nearby Words: sympathy, sympathise, sympathetically, sympathizer, sympathiser
Synonyms for Sympathetic

Things that words describes

character maternal character sympathetic character
woman maternal woman sympathetic woman
role maternal role sympathetic role
member maternal member sympathetic member
Other nouns: death, case, way, figure, tone, leader, side, figures, variant, officer, lines, aspects.
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