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  • And now Myra is going to get pathetic on me because we don’t train with this millionaire outfit.
  • Babbitt was still pathetic at not being allowed to play Secret Agent.

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  • It may be that his frightened repentance of the night and morning had not eaten in, but this dehumanizing interment of her who had been so pathetically human shook him utterly, and as he crouched again on the high stool in the laboratory he swore faith to his wife . to Zenith . to business efficiency . to the Boosters’ Club . to every faith of the Clan of Good Fellows.
  • "Oh, I think that’s pathetic!

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as in: Her pathetic look saddened us. Define
pitiful (arousing pity)
as in: a pathetic attempt to insult me Define
so bad it is laughable or contemptible -- possibly mixed with pity
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