Opposite Of Empathy, Antonyms of Empathy (Example Sentences)

Type: Noun

Meaning/Definition of empathy: Noun referring to the ability to understand and share the feelings of another person.

What is the Opposite of empathy?

The Opposite of empathy is apathy.

Other Opposites of empathy:

Here is the list of all opposites or antonyms of empathy:

  • apathy
  • backwater
  • coolness
  • detachment
  • disinterest
  • disregard
  • heedlessness
  • indifference
  • indifference
  • insensitivity
  • insouciance
  • insouciance
  • lack of empathy
  • listlessness
  • mercilessness
  • neglect
  • nonchalance
  • unconcern

Example Sentences Using Opposites of “empathy”:

  1. His apathy prevented him from understanding others’ emotions.
  2. She responded with indifference, showing no concern for their struggles.
  3. His insensitivity towards others’ pain was evident in his words.
  4. The person’s coldness and lack of empathy were unsettling.
  5. His callousness showed a complete lack of compassion.
  6. She was unfeeling and showed no emotional connection.
  7. Their disregard for others’ feelings was disappointing.
  8. He felt a sense of numbness and couldn’t relate to their experiences.
  9. Their ignorance about others’ experiences hindered their empathy.
  10. The person displayed a lack of concern for others’ well-being.

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