pathetic - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate pathetic

pathetic is hyphenated as pa-thet-ic

How to pronounce pathetic

pathetic is pronounced p ə´θɛtɪk

Number of syllables in pathetic

The number of syllables in pathetic is 3

What part of speech in pathetic?

pathetic can be an adjective or a plural noun

How common in the word pathetic?

pathetic is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does pathetic convey?

Has a sentiment score of -2 on a scale of -5 to +5

Common collocations after 'pathetic'

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Common collocations before 'pathetic'

few, how, it, just, know, like, look, made, most, now, say, see, something, sound, such

Common collocations of 'pathetic'

being, bit, down, face, felt, few, going, how, it, just, know, like, look, made, moment, most, now, only, open, poor, pretty, say, see, something, sound, such, thing, think, thought, voice

Words with similar spelling to pathetic

apathetic, bathetic

Common Verb Collocations of pathetic

affect, appeal, be, can, come, cut, depend, do, draw, follow, give, go, have, hear, know, look, make, may, move, say, see, seem, sound, tell, think, touch, will, write, 're, 's

Common Conjunction Collocations of pathetic

and, but, nor, or, yet

Lists containing pathetic

Words with similar spelling to apathetic
Words with similar spelling to bathetic
Synonyms of 'affecting'
Synonyms of 'beggarly'
Synonyms of 'beneath contempt'
Synonyms of 'bitter'
Synonyms of 'bleak'
Synonyms of 'cheap'
Synonyms of 'cheerless'
Synonyms of 'cheesy'
Synonyms of 'common'
Synonyms of 'contemptible'
Synonyms of 'crummy'
Synonyms of 'deplorable'
Synonyms of 'despicable'
Synonyms of 'dismal'
Synonyms of 'doleful'
Synonyms of 'dolorous'
Synonyms of 'dreary'
Synonyms of 'emotive'
Synonyms of 'forlorn'
Common Adjective Collocations of amusing
Common Adjective Collocations of awed
Common Adjective Collocations of babbled
Common Adjective Collocations of exquisitely
Common Adjective Collocations of grimace
Common Adjective Collocations of grotesque
Common Adjective Collocations of grandly
Common Adjective Collocations of grotesquely
Common Adjective Collocations of homemade
Common Adjective Collocations of humorous
Common Adjective Collocations of hopelessness
Common Adjective Collocations of indignant
Common Adjective Collocations of intentionally
Common Adjective Collocations of interrupts
Common Adjective Collocations of implored
Common Adjective Collocations of impassioned
Common Adjective Collocations of immobility
Common Adjective Collocations of jaunty
Common Adjective Collocations of kleptomaniac
Common Adjective Collocations of karuna
Common Adjective Collocations of ludicrous
Common Adjective Collocations of loftily
Common Adjective Collocations of mysteriously
Common Adjective Collocations of oaf
Common Adjective Collocations of pallid
Common Adjective Collocations of tragic
Common Adjective Collocations of uselessness