pathetic

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Pronunciation[change]

  • IPA: /pəˈθɛtɪk/
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Adjective[change]

Positive
pathetic

Comparative
more pathetic

Superlative
most pathetic

  1. Arousing pity, sympathy, or compassion.
    The student's pathetic pleas for an extension stirred the teacher's heart.