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Sunday, April 10, 2011

simpatico

\sim-PAH-ti-koh\ , adjective;
1.
Congenial or like-minded.
Quotes:
"He's very engaging, rather simpatico."
-- Deborah Cartmell, Imelda Whelehan, Adaptations: from text to screen, screen to text
"I'm very collected and cool and simpatico."
-- James Lee Burke, The Glass Rainbow
Origin:
Simpatico derives from the same word in Italian, which means "sympathetic."
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