Of, related to, showing, or characterized by sympathy. (adjective)
Of or relating to similarity. (adjective)
Examples of word sympathetic
A biographer should be sympathetic; not blind, not indulgent, but _sympathetic_.
Fandral, his expression sympathetic, interjected, You are weary, Hamuul, and I have been remiss in my treatment of you.
The suit glanced over, his expression sympathetic.
Sometimes, when you do render safe procedure like this and use a disruptor, sometimes there will be what they call a sympathetic detonation, where if it was a real bomb, sometimes it will go ahead and, you know, set that off.
And sometimes you would get what they call a sympathetic detonation.