Piteous vs Sad_gloomy - What's the difference?

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Piteous is a related term of sad_gloomy.

piteous

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • pitiful; evincing pity, compassion, or sympathy.
  • * Shakespeare
  • The most piteous tale of Lear.
  • (obsolete) pious; devout
  • * Wyclif
  • The Lord can deliver piteous men from temptation.
  • (obsolete) compassionate; tender
  • * Alexander Pope
  • [She was] piteous of his case.
  • (obsolete) paltry; mean; pitiful
  • (Milton)

    Synonyms

    * pathetic

    Derived terms

    * piteously

    sad_gloomy

    Not English

    Sad_gloomy has no English definition. It may be misspelled.

    English words similar to 'sad_gloomy':

    stoically, sketchily, skittishly, switchology, sottishly, squidgily, sciatically