unpitiful

adjective

un·​pitiful
"+
unpitifully
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adverb

Word History

Etymology

Middle English unpiteful, from un- entry 1 + piteful, petefull pitiful

First Known Use

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of unpitiful was in the 15th century

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“Unpitiful.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unpitiful. Accessed 26 Feb. 2024.

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