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pathos
used in Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

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Definition
a quality that arouses pity or sorrow
  • She might have added with touching pathos, "I was so long used to sleep with her lying near me, on the entry floor."
    28 — Aunt Nancy (75% in)

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