Entry Definition
s/he helps out because s/he is sympathetic or has pity; s/he helps the poor, is charitable
(expresses sympathy) poor little thing!
s/he treats it sympathetically
s/he thinks about h/ (someone who has died) sorrowfully, thinks about h/ with sympathy for h/ family, etc.
s/he thinks sympathetically, sorrowfully, etc. (about someone who has died)
s/he thinks about it sorrowfully or with sympathy