To see all instances of the word
used in
A Tale of Two Cities
please enable javascript.

Used in
A Tale of Two Cities
Go to Book Vocabulary
  • A most earnest, pressing, and emphatic entreaty, addressed to you in the most pathetic tones of the voice so dear to you, that you well remember.  (not reviewed by editor)

To see samples from other sources, click a sense of the word below:
as in: Her pathetic look saddened us.
as in: a pathetic attempt to insult me
To see an overview of word senses, click here.

Go to Book Vocabulary Learn more easily.   Think more clearly.   Express more effectively.