commiserate with (one)

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commiserate with (one)

To express mutual sympathy with one about a shared negative experience. Luckily, I can commiserate with my classmates about how mean our science teacher is.
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commiserate with someone

to share one's misery with another person who is also miserable. I stopped by Bruce's house to commiserate with him on being laid off.
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We see the President as a patriarch who will come running and commiserate with us when tragedy strikes.
When he took on the justice portfolio, did he honestly believe all he had to do was commiserate with us on the horrible state of our country?
They wanted to applaud our performance and commiserate with us over the result even though we still have a chance of making the second round.
Thanks also to clerk of the course Kirkland Tellwright, who took time to commiserate with us on the loss of our horse.