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wretch
used in The Scarlet Letter

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Definition
someone  you feel sorry for

or:

a person of bad character
  • Were I an atheist—a man devoid of conscience—a wretch with coarse and brutal instincts—I might have found peace long ere now.
    Chapter 17 -- The Pastor and his Parishioner (18% in)

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