fatigue, emotional distress, or apathy resulting from the constant demands of caring for others or from constant appeals from charities:
compassion fatigue experienced by doctors and nurses.
the inability to react sympathetically to a crisis, disaster, etc, because of overexposure to previous crises, disasters, etc
See donor fatigue
[kuh m-pash-uh n] /kəmˈpæʃ ən/ noun 1. a feeling of deep sympathy and sorrow for another who is stricken by misfortune, accompanied by a strong desire to alleviate the suffering. verb (used with object) 2. Archaic. to . /kəmˈpæʃən/ noun 1. a feeling of distress and pity for the suffering or misfortune of another, often […]
noun, Navigation. 1. magnetic north, as indicated on a particular compass at a given moment.
noun, Carpentry. 1. a plane for smoothing curved surfaces.
noun 1. any of various plants having leaves that tend to lie in a plane at right angles to the strongest light, hence usually north and south, especially Silphium laciniatum. noun 1. Also called rosinweed. a tall plant, Silphium laciniatum, of central North America, that has yellow flowers and lower leaves that tend to align […]