Antonyms of adj hardhearted

2 senses of hardhearted

Sense 1
hardhearted (vs. softhearted), heartless -- (lacking in feeling or pity or warmth)

softhearted (vs. hardhearted), soft-boiled -- (easily moved to pity or sorrow; "a softhearted judge")

Sense 2
hardhearted, stonyhearted, unfeeling -- (devoid of feeling for others; "an unfeeling wretch")

INDIRECT (VIA uncompassionate) -> compassionate -- (showing or having compassion; "heard the soft and compassionate voices of women")

Similarity of adj hardhearted

2 senses of hardhearted

Sense 1
hardhearted (vs. softhearted), heartless -- (lacking in feeling or pity or warmth)
       => flinty, flint, granitic, obdurate, stony -- (showing unfeeling resistance to tender feelings; "his flinty gaze"; "the child's misery would move even the most obdurate heart")

Sense 2
hardhearted, stonyhearted, unfeeling -- (devoid of feeling for others; "an unfeeling wretch")
       => uncompassionate (vs. compassionate) -- (lacking compassion or feeling for others; "nor silver-shedding tears could penetrate her uncompassionate sire"- Shakespeare)

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