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pathetic

US [pəˈθetɪk]
UK [pə'θetɪk]
  • adj.可怜的;可悲的;令人怜惜的;无力的
  • n.感伤性的东西;可怜的表现[动作];感伤的情绪
  • Web悲惨的;悲哀的;哀婉动人的
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adj.
1.
可怜的;可悲的;令人怜惜的making you feel pity or sadness
a pathetic and lonely old man
可怜又孤独的老翁
The starving children were a pathetic sight.
饥饿的儿童看起来是一幅凄惨的景象。
2.
(informal)
无力的;不成功的weak and not successful
a pathetic excuse
牵强的借口
She made a pathetic attempt to smile.
她勉强地微微一笑。
You're pathetic!
你真是没用!

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