For the most part, the facial expressions of those sitting around the table were sympathetic, but Dulce looked as if she was ready to break into tears.
She leaned against his chest for a moment, comforted by his sympathetic embrace.
I'm afraid I wasn't very sympathetic, though.
He deserved more than the sympathetic ear she had been lending him lately.
She felt his sympathetic gaze on her back as she turned toward the stairs.
Betsy, usually as nearly sympathetic as Martha, pointed out there were scads of other missing children we were neglecting.
While we were sympathetic to dad, we decided after heated discussion simply tip what we learned.
The authorities were most sympathetic and cautioned me against taking short cuts when parking in the city at night.
If my wife was so sympathetic, shouldn't I be too?
As he was about to leave, Brandon Westlake returned with Cynthia and, being sympathetic to his labors, volunteered to ferry the returning swimmers back to Bird Song.
Cynthia was sufficiently sympathetic to the afternoon pounding Dean had taken to not bust his chops over the Fat Tire Ale.
Unfortunately, his efforts were all too often thwarted by a sympathetic judge or a system that could not find jail space for the numbers of criminals brought before it.
It wasn't a suggestion and there was nothing sympathetic about his tone.
Stevenson's well-known Memoir is a sympathetic tribute to his ability and character.
A crowd of instruments that seemed at first to overwhelm it in sympathetic comments is perfectly dramatic and appropriate on the symphonic scale.
The emperor Nicholas found that his ambassador at Vienna, Baron Meyendorff, was not a sympathetic instrument for carrying out his schemes in the East.
This gave rise to sympathetic demonstrations in many Dalmatian and Bosnian towns, and to a series of interpellations and speeches by the Yugoslav and Czech deputies in the Parliament of Vienna.
We are sympathetic to the laid-off workers, but no one would suggest the cotton gin not be installed.
He was the most sympathetic of companions.
They were all gentle and sympathetic and I felt the charm of their manner as much as I had felt the brilliancy of their essays and poems.
Why, only a little while ago people thought it quite impossible to teach the deaf-blind anything; but no sooner was it proved possible than hundreds of kind, sympathetic hearts were fired with the desire to help them, and now we see how many of those poor, unfortunate persons are being taught to see the beauty and reality of life.
It was written out of my heart, and perhaps that is why it met a sympathetic response in other hearts.
To Pierre he said nothing, merely giving his arm a sympathetic squeeze below the shoulder.
I hope you will find him sympathetic and ready to co- operate in promoting all that is reasonable.