Results for pity

Definitions of pity:

part of speech: past tense, past participle

Pitied.

part of speech: noun

Sympathy with distress: a subject of pity or grief.

part of speech: verb transitive

To sympathize with; to feel sorry for.

part of speech: verb transitive

To sympathize with:- pa. t. and pa. p. pitied.

part of speech: noun

Compassion or sorrow excited by the distress or sufferings of another; fellow suffering or feeling; compassion accompanied with some act of charity; sympathy; a thing to be regretted; a thing to be looked upon as a misfortune, as, “ the more is the pity”; used in the plu., as, “ it is a thousand pities, that is, it is a thing to be very much regretted.

part of speech: present participle

Pitying.

Usage examples for pity:

alphabet filter

Word of the day

prisoner

One who is under arrest or on trial; one who is confined in a jail or prison; any one held against his will; a soldier captured by the enemy in war; a captive. ...

Popular definitions