pitying

adjective pity·ing \ ˈpi-tē-iŋ \

Definition of pitying

: expressing or feeling pity

pityingly

play \ˈpi-tē-iŋ-lē\ adverb

First Known Use of pitying

1589

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PITYING Defined for English Language Learners

pitying

Definition of pitying for English Language Learners

  • : showing or expressing pity for someone or something



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