Definitions and translations for "pity"

Definition of pity

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Noun
1. A feeling of sympathy at the misfortune or suffering of someone or something.
2. Something regrettable.
It's a pity you're feeling unwell because there's a party on tonight.
3. Piety.
Verb
4. To feel pity for (someone or something).
5. To make (someone) feel pity; to provoke the sympathy or compassion of.
Interjection
6. Short form of what a pity.
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English - English - pity

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n. mercy, compassion; sympathy, commiseration
v. have mercy on, feel compassion for, commiserate with, sympathize with

English - Spanish - pity

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s. piedad, compasión, conmiseración, enternecimiento, lástima, misericordia
v. compadecer, apiadarse de, compadecerse de

English - French - pity

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n. pitié, compassion, appitoiement, attendrissement; sympathie
v. compatir, prendre en pitié; sympathiser avec

English - German - pity

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n. Mitleid; Erbarmen; Mitgefühl
v. Mitleid haben; bemitleiden

English - Indonesian - pity

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n. kasihan, sayang, kesayangan, belas kasihan, belas, perasaan belas kasihan, perasaan sayang, perasaan menyesal
v. mengasihani, kasihan, menyayangi, sayang

English - Italian - pity

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s. compassione, pietà, misericordia, pena, carità; peccato
v. compatire, compiangere, commiserare, provare pietà per, avere pietà di

English - Polish - pity

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n. litość, politowanie, współczucie, łaska, zmiłowanie, miłosierdzie
v. litować się nad kimś, współczuć, żałować

English - Portuguese - pity

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s. misericórdia; piedade
v. ter piedade de

English - Romanian - pity

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n. milă, compătimire, compasiune, îndurare
v. milă: a-i fi milă de, compătimi

English - Russian - pity

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с. жалость, сострадание, сожаление, печальный факт
г. жалеть, соболезновать

English - Turkish - pity

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f. acımak, merhamet etmek
i. merhamet, acıma, acınacak şey, yazık

English - Ukrainian - pity

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n. жалість, сумний факт, жаління, жаль
v. жалкувати, шкодувати, співчувати, жаліти, жалувати, змилуватися

English - Dutch - pity

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zn. medelijden
ww. medelijden hebben met

English - Greek - pity

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ουσ. οίκτος, κρίμα, έλεος, ευσπλαχνία
ρήμ. οικτίρω, ευσπλαχνίζομαι

English - Arabic - pity

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‏حنان، شفقة، رحمة، رثاء، أسف، حنو، رأفة، شىء يدعو للأسف‏
‏شفق، رثى له، حن على، شكا‏

English - Chinese - pity

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(名) 憾事, 同情, 怜悯
(动) 怜悯; 同情; 可怜

English - Chinese - pity

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(名) 憾事, 同情, 憐憫
(動) 憐憫; 同情; 可憐

English - Hindi - pity

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n. तरस, दया-भाव, रहम, दया, करुणा, बड़ा दुःख
v. तरस खाना, दया करना, दया देना, पछताना, हमदर्दी प्रकट करना, सहानुभूति प्रकट करना, समवेदना प्रदशिर्त करना

English - Japanese - pity

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(動) 同情する; 哀れむ
(名) 哀れみ; 残念なこと

English - Korean - pity

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명. 불쌍함
동. 불쌍히 생각하다, 가엾게 생각하다

English - Vietnamese - pity

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n. lòng thương hại, lòng từ bi, lòng trắc ẩn
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Synonyms for pity
1. commiserate: condole, comfort, feel for
2. compassion: leniency, commiseration, rue, charity, condolence, mercy
Verb forms for pity
Present participle: pitying
Present: pity (3.person: pities)
Past: pitied
Future: will pity
Present conditional: would pity
Present Perfect: have pitied (3.person: has pitied)
Past Perfect: had pitied
Future Perfect: will have pitied
Past conditional: would have pitied