pathetical
adjective see pathetic

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  • pathetical — pa·thet·i·cal …   English syllables

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  • Patheticalness — Pathetical Pa*thet ic*al, a. Pathetic. [R.] {Pa*thet ic*al*ly}, adv. {Pa*thet ic*al*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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