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How to sign: a feeling of sympathy and sorrow for the misfortunes of others
"the blind are too often objects of pity";
Similiar / Same: commiseration, pity, ruth
Categories: fellow feeling, sympathy
How to sign: a quality that arouses emotions (especially pity or sorrow)
"the film captured all the pathos of their situation";
Similiar / Same: poignancy