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Correct spelling:
pitiful (adjective)
pitiable, miserable, forlorn, pathetic, heart-rending, tear-jerking, lamentable, piteous.
Other synonyms:
disgraceful, pathetic, hapless, scummy, base, contemptible, short, measly, inadequate, distressing, sad, disturbing, reprehensible, mere, affecting, perturbing, woeful, commiserative, paltry, only, dire, unfortunate, piteous, grim, dismal, mournful, pathetic, drab, blue, distressed, vicious, disconsolate, low, lamentable, deplorable, woful, feelings, worrisome, worrying, criminal, joyless, pitiable, barely, unhappy, suffering, silly, sorrowful, stirring, ridiculous, sparse, terrible, human, dingy, ugly, depressing, touching, poignant, lamentable, second-rate, vile, cheerless, dramatic, regretful, good-for-naught, happy, low-down, minimum, dark, heartbreaking, ruthful, tragic, meritless, bad, despicable, no-account, scant, worthless, painful, good-for-nothing, gloomy, few, no-good, distressful, no-count, contemptible, condemnable, embarrassing, drear, dreary, crap, condolatory, sorry, wretched, little, tearful, compassionate, low-grade, sympathetic, unworthy, afflicted, misfortunate, cheerful, abject, rueful, comfortless, pity, piteous, slimy, wretched, poor, slight, miserable, scurvy, pitiable, moving, upsetting, pitying, troubling, execrable, miserable.
Examples of usage:
  1. They were very earnest, for the case under consideration was urgent, as well as very pitiful. - "Charlie to the Rescue", R.M. Ballantyne.
  2. " I- I guess I could stand it,"- the eyes were a little pitiful in their fear. boy's - "The Enchanted Canyon", Honoré Willsie Morrow.
  3. Their distress was pitiful. - "Locusts and Wild Honey", John Burroughs.

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