Commiserable
Commiserable Com*mis"er*a*ble, a. Pitiable. [Obs.] --Bacon. [1913 Webster]

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  • commiserable — [kə miz′ər ə bəl] adj. worthy of commiseration; pitiable * * * …   Universalium

  • commiserable — [kə miz′ər ə bəl] adj. worthy of commiseration; pitiable …   English World dictionary

  • commiserable — com·mis·er·a·ble …   English syllables

  • commiserable — kəˈmiz(ə)rəbəl adjective Etymology: commiseration + able : pitiable …   Useful english dictionary

  • commiserate — commiserable, adj. commiseration, n. commiserative, adj. commiseratively, adv. commiserator, n. /keuh miz euh rayt /, v., commiserated, commiserating. v.t. 1. to feel or expr …   Universalium

  • clement — adj 1. merciful, lenient, humane, mitiga tive, mitigatory; forgiving, pardoning, placable, exora ble, indulgent; pitying, sympathetic, compassionate, commiserative, commiserable, condolent, condolatory, truthful, Rare. pitiful; considerate, kind …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • merciful — adj compassionate, full of mercy, forgiving, pardoning, placable, exorable; humanitarian, humane, tender, tender hearted, soft hearted, sympathetic; patient, forbearing, tolerant, understanding; pitying, commiserative, commiserable, condolent,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • pitying — adj sympathetic, sympathizing, ruthful, commiserative, commiserable, commiserating, con dolent, condolatory, condoling, comforting; compassionate, tender, kind, kindly, soft, gentle, mild, mild hearted, soft hearted, exorable, charitable,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • pathetic — [adj] sad, affecting commiserable, deplorable, distressing, feeble, heartbreaking, heartrending*, inadequate, lamentable, meager, melting, miserable, moving, paltry, petty, piteous, pitiable, pitiful, plaintive, poignant, poor, puny, rueful,… …   New thesaurus

  • piteous — [adj] miserable, pathetic beseeching, commiserable, deplorable, distressing, doleful, dolorous, entreating, grievous, heartbreaking, heartrending, imploring, lamentable, melancholy, mournful, moving, pitiable, pitiful, plaintive, poignant, poor,… …   New thesaurus

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