English dictionary definition of:



  • inspiring mixed contempt and pity
  • deserving or inciting pity
  • bad; unfortunate


deplorable distressing hapless lamentable miserable misfortunate pathetic piteous pitiable poor sad sorry wretched

Scrabble score for pitiful

Scrabble score = 12

generated at 08:32:55 on 20-01-20

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