Adjective "Piteous" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Piteous


    Definition:

    1. evoking or deserving pity; pathetic: piteous cries for help.

    2. Archaic. compassionate.

    Examples:

    "cries can be piteous."

    "moanings can be piteous."

    "wailings can be piteous."

    "wails can be piteous."

    "sights can be piteous."

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