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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: pathos (0.01989 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to pathos.
English → English (WordNet) Definition: pathos pathos n 1: a quality that arouses emotions (especially pity or sorrow); “the film captured all the pathos of their situation” [syn: poignancy] 2: a feeling of sympathy and sorrow for the misfortunes of others; “the blind are too often objects of pity” [syn: commiseration, pity, ruth] 3: a style that has the power to evoke feelings
English → English (gcide) Definition: Pathos Pathos \Pa"thos\ (p[=a]"th[o^]s), n. [L., from Gr. pa`qos a suffering, passion, fr. paqei^n, pas`chein, to suffer; cf. po`nos toil, L. pati to suffer, E. patient.] That quality or property of anything which touches the feelings or excites emotions and passions, esp., that which awakens tender emotions, such as pity, sorrow, and the like; contagious warmth of feeling, action, or expression; pathetic quality; as, the pathos of a picture, of a poem, or of a cry. [1913 Webster] The combination of incident, and the pathos of catastrophe. --T. Warton. [1913 Webster] 1. The quality or character of those emotions, traits, or experiences which are personal, and therefore restricted and evanescent; transitory and idiosyncratic dispositions or feelings as distinguished from those which are universal and deep-seated in character; -- opposed to ethos. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. Suffering; the enduring of active stress or affliction. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]


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