Dictionary Results for pitiful


1. pitiful - adjective

· inspiring mixed contempt and pity; "their efforts were pathetic"; "pitiable lack of character"; "pitiful exhibition of cowardice"

Synonym(s): pathetic, pitiable




2. pitiful - adjective

· bad; unfortunate; "my finances were in a deplorable state"; "a lamentable decision"; "her clothes were in sad shape"; "a sorry state of affairs"

Synonym(s): deplorable, distressing, lamentable, sad, sorry




3. pitiful - adjective

· 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"

Synonym(s): hapless, miserable, misfortunate, pathetic, piteous, pitiable, poor, wretched





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