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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: ruth(0.01038 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to ruth.
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: United States professional baseball player famous for
hitting home runs (1895-1948) [syn: Babe Ruth, George Herman Ruth
, Sultan of Swat]
2: the great-grandmother of king David whose story is told in
the Book of Ruth in the Old Testament
3: a feeling of sympathy and sorrow for the misfortunes of
others; “the blind are too often objects of pity” [syn: commiseration,
4: a book of the Old Testament that tells the story of Ruth who
was not an Israelite but who married an Israelite and who
stayed with her mother-in-law Naomi after her husband died
[syn: Book of Ruth]
English → English (gcide)
Ruth \Ruth\ (r[udd]th), n. [From Rue, v.: cf. Icel.
1. Sorrow for the misery of another; pity; tenderness.
[Poetic] “They weep for ruth.” --Chaucer. “Have ruth of
the poor.” --Piers Plowman.
To stir up gentle ruth,
Both for her noble blood, and for her tender youth.
2. That which causes pity or compassion; misery; distress; a
pitiful sight. [Obs.]
It had been hard this ruth for to see. --Chaucer.
With wretched miseries and woeful ruth. --Spenser.