• (a.) Pious; devout.
  • (a.) Evincing pity, compassion, or sympathy; compassionate; tender.
  • (a.) Fitted to excite pity or sympathy; wretched; miserable; lamentable; sad; as, a piteous case.
  • (a.) Paltry; mean; pitiful.

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piceous vs. piteous

pileous vs. piteous

piteous vs. ruthful

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mean vs. piteous

paltry vs. piteous

piteous vs. tender

compassionate vs. piteous

devout vs. piteous

pious vs. piteous

piteous vs. pitiful

piteous vs. pitiable

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