pity


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shame

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feel sorry for

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take pity on something or someone

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sympathetic, sad concern for someone in misfortune

a great disappointment or regrettable fact

to experience or express compassion

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a feeling of sympathy and sorrow for the misfortunes of others

an unfortunate development

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the humane quality of understanding the suffering of others and wanting to do something about it

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A drop of water and a little pity,--that is more than I can repay with my life.
It is out of pity that you do not turn away your eyes.
She began to cry and a still greater sense of pity, tenderness, and love welled up in Pierre.
Carter equates prayer for an aborted fetus with pity over a broken ankle.
Had Gibran been living amongst us today, he may have said to pity the nation where the murderers roam free and the rulers find the grieving parents blameworthy.
After her mother died, Pity inherited a pair of six-shooters and the hatred of her father.
KEVIN Harmison said it was "a pity someone had to lose" after claiming the English Disability Open on countback.
com/americas-got-talent-season-12-judge-cuts-feature-puddles-pity-party-watch-2569451) Read: "America's Got Talent" Season 12 second judge cuts to feature Puddles Pity Party
39 (450m): Jennys Oak, Pity Me Magic, Esperante, Splash Around (M), Travies Nut (M), Collens Choice (M).
Naawa na po ako sa ating Pangulo kaya patawarin na lang po sya ng mahal na Dyos sa kanyang mga pinagagawa (I pity our dear President and I hope our beloved God would forgive him for all he has done).
It's a pity they didn't stop and think about the repercussions of their actions.
SIR - I pity Labour in Wales (it will never be Welsh Labour while the shots are being called in London).
Of course, those who are oppressed or victimized deserve pity.
Tough Luck Christmas in the city, and the wind has no pity For the lady in the newspaper bed Laying there beside her, a bottle of cheap cider For the demons that live in her head.
It's a pity this country doesn't take a leaf out of America's rules, they wouldn't be so keen to go there, and it's mostly after committing crime after crime.