pitiful - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate pitiful

pitiful is hyphenated as pit-i-ful

How to pronounce pitiful

pitiful is pronounced ´p ɪtɪfəl

Number of syllables in pitiful

The number of syllables in pitiful is 3

What part of speech in pitiful?

pitiful is an adjective

How common in the word pitiful?

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

What sentiment does pitiful convey?

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Common collocations after 'pitiful'

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Common collocations before 'pitiful'

heard, look, man, most, now, old, only, people, poor, seem, sound, such, thing, very, watch

Common collocations of 'pitiful'

almost, already, even, eye, felt, forward, heard, heart, know, look, made, man, most, now, old, only, over, people, poor, saw, say, scream, see, seem, sound, such, thing, three, very, watch

Words with similar spelling to pitiful

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Common Verb Collocations of pitiful

abject, be, behold, can, come, do, give, hate, have, hear, impose, look, make, must, represent, say, see, seem, seethe, sell, should, sneak, suffer, take, tell, think, watch, will, twa, 's

Common Adverb Collocations of pitiful

almost, as, even, ever, how, indeed, just, merely, much, never, not, now, once, only, perhaps, quite, rather, really, so, then, too, truly, very, when, whenever, where, yet, How, Most, So

Common Conjunction Collocations of pitiful

and, august, but, either, nor, or, yet

Lists containing pitiful

Synonyms of 'abominable'
Synonyms of 'affecting'
Synonyms of 'arrant'
Synonyms of 'atrocious'
Synonyms of 'awful'
Synonyms of 'base'
Synonyms of 'beastly'
Synonyms of 'beggarly'
Synonyms of 'beneath contempt'
Synonyms of 'beneath one'
Synonyms of 'blameworthy'
Synonyms of 'brutal'
Synonyms of 'cheap'
Synonyms of 'cheesy'
Synonyms of 'common'
Synonyms of 'compassionate'
Synonyms of 'contemptible'
Synonyms of 'crummy'
Synonyms of 'degrading'
Synonyms of 'deplorable'
Synonyms of 'despicable'
Synonyms of 'detestable'
Synonyms of 'dire'
Synonyms of 'disgraceful'
Synonyms of 'disgusting'
Synonyms of 'doleful'
Synonyms of 'dreadful'
Synonyms of 'egregious'
Synonyms of 'enormous'
Synonyms of 'fetid'
Synonyms of 'filthy'
Synonyms of 'flagrant'
Synonyms of 'forlorn'
Synonyms of 'foul'
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