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Pitied Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    pity n
  1. a feeling of sympathy and sorrow for the misfortunes of others; "the blind are too often objects of pity" [syn: commiseration, ruth, pathos]
  2. an unfortunate development; "it's a pity he couldn't do it" [syn: shame]
  3. the humane quality of understanding the suffering of others and wanting to do something about it [syn: compassion] v : share the suffering of [syn: feel for, compassionate, condole with, sympathize with] [also: pitied]
Pitied Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    pitied See pity
Pitied Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Pity \Pit"y\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Pitied; p. pr. & vb. n. Pitying.]
  1. To feel pity or compassion for; to have sympathy with; to compassionate; to commiserate; to have tender feelings toward (any one), awakened by a knowledge of suffering. Like as a father pitieth his children, so the Lord pitieth them that fear him. --Ps. ciii. 13.
  2. To move to pity; -- used impersonally. [Obs.] It pitieth them to see her in the dust. --Bk. of Com. Prayer.
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    * Nightcrawler You know, outside the circus, most people were afraid of me. But I didn't hated them. I pitied them. Do you know why Because most people will never know anything beyond what they see with their own two eyes. - X2 X-Men United

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    • Ter Stegen: I felt sorry for Messi
      The new Barcelona keeper said he pitied the Argentine after Germany won the World Cup final but admitted to celebrating, and is eager to prove his worth at Camp Nou Read more on this news related to 'Pitied'
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      Panaji, Aug 21 (IANS) Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar Thursday apologised for using the word 'Negro' to describe an unidentified jailed African native, but lambasted the media for making a national issue out of the minor clerical error. Parrikar told the legislative assembly that he pitied the media and expressed worry that national news channels will Read more on this news related to 'Pitied'
    • Kenya ranked fourth in East Africa Logistics Performance survey
      Kenya is ranked fourth with a score of 2.82 while Rwanda is ranked first with a score of 3.52 in this year’s East Africa Logistics Performance survey that pitied the EAC members against each other in bid to establish deterrents of effective trade within the region. Read more on this news related to 'Pitied'

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