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pathetic
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Ender's Game
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  • You can make yourselves sound like pathetic, cute little children so we’ll love you and be nice to you.
  • Some were even underage. the ones nearest the door were pathetically small.

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  • Some scenes from early in the battle, Rackham’s tiny force looking pathetic against the vast power of the main bugger fleet.

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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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