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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: piteous(0.01267 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to piteous.
English → English (WordNet)
adj : deserving or inciting pity; “a hapless victim”; “miserable
victims of war”; “the shabby room struck her as
extraordinarily pathetic”- Galsworthy; “piteous appeals
for help”; “pitiable homeless children”; “a pitiful
fate”; “Oh, you poor thing”; “his poor distorted
limbs”; “a wretched life” [syn: hapless, miserable,
misfortunate, pathetic, pitiable, pitiful, poor,
English → English (gcide)
Piteous \Pit"e*ous\, a. [OE. pitous, OF. pitos, F. piteux. See
1. Pious; devout. [Obs.]
The Lord can deliver piteous men from temptation.
2. Evincing pity, compassion, or sympathy; compassionate;
tender. ``[She] piteous of his case.'' --Pope.
She was so charitable and so pitous. --Chaucer.
3. Fitted to excite pity or sympathy; wretched; miserable;
lamentable; sad; as, a piteous case. --Spenser.
The most piteous tale of Lear. --Shak.
4. Paltry; mean; pitiful. “Piteous amends.” --Milton.
Syn: Sorrowful; mournful; affecting; doleful; woeful; rueful;
sad; wretched; miserable; pitiable; pitiful;
[1913 Webster] -- Pit"e*ous*ly, adv. --