What is the opposite of pity?

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Noun
Opposite of the feeling of sorrow and compassion caused by the sufferings and misfortunes of others
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Noun
Opposite of a cause for regret or disappointment
Noun
Opposite of compassion or mercy shown towards someone
“She was also setting him up to take the blame for a fraud at the firm where she worked.”
Noun
Opposite of something that causes sadness or distress
“The upside is that with so much freelance work crammed into a short amount of time, it will bring in a fair amount of money.”
Noun
Opposite of depressing experience
Noun
Opposite of an action or event that causes general public outrage
“He was delighted to be apart of a national achievement of which to be proud and brought home the realization that a new era in medicine was beginning.”
Noun
Opposite of an action or activity considered to be evil, shameful, or wrong
“The disposition to delight lovingly in helping others is a virtue that evokes the energies of many philanthropists.”
Noun
Opposite of an act regarded as a serious or regrettable fault, offense, or omission
“Helping her younger sister with her homework might be the only good she is doing today.”
Verb
Opposite of feel sorrow for the misfortunes of
Verb
Opposite of to listen to, and empathize with, the woes of another
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Opposite of to feel or express sympathy for (someone's suffering or difficulty)
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Opposite of to show mercy to, especially by not punishing or killing
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