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pathetic
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The Age of Innocence
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pathetic
Used in
The Age of Innocence
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  • She struck Archer, of a sudden, as a pathetic and even pitiful figure.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • To the boy, no doubt, the episode was only a pathetic instance of vain frustration, of wasted forces.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: a pathetic attempt to insult me
as in: Her pathetic look saddened us.
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