pitiably pitiably

Definition(s):

  • (adv) in a manner arousing sympathy and compassion

Usage(s):

  1. But as pitiably muggable as these people may appear, the latest science says they've got something on my judgmental self.
  2. But when the French-Canadian got up he grimaced pitiably, held out his right arm, showed toothmarks, swore that Lewis had bitten him.
  3. There are pitiably few zany antics in Minnie's Boys, a reflection of several basic errors in conception and construction that the musical never overcomes.

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