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  Words related to pity

Related / Similar Words: compassion, shame, commiseration, ruth, pathos, feel for, compassionate, condole with, sympathize with

 

Definition:
  • the humane quality of understanding the suffering of others and wanting to do something about it;
  • an unfortunate development; "it''s a pity he couldn''t do it";
  • a feeling of sympathy and sorrow for the misfortunes of others; "the blind are too often objects of pity";
  • share the suffering of;

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    Hyponyms: commiserate, sympathize, sympathise, care

     

    Derivational Morphology: feel for, compassionate, condole with, sympathize with, commiserate, sympathize, sympathise, compassion, compassionateness, commiseration, ruth, pathos

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 怜悯   Dutch: medelijden  
    Finnish: sääli   French: compassion  
    German: Mitleid   Hungarian: könyörület  
    Italian: pietà   Japanese: 憐れみ  
    Korean: 동정   Portuguese: compaixão  
    Russian: жалость   Spanish: compasión  
    Swedish: medlidande   Telugu: జాలి  
     
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