French translation of 'self-pitying'
qui s'apitoie sur son sort
⇒ At the risk of sounding self-pitying, I'd say it has been harder on me than it has on Joanne.
Au risque de sembler m'apitoyer sur mon sort, je dirais que cela a été plus dur pour moi que pour Joanne.
Example Sentences Including 'self-pitying'
She felt suddenly maternal as she leaned over him, despite the fact he was a self-pitying old sod.PROSPECT HILL (2003)
Danlo couldn't help laughing because Bardo was a funny man, at once passionate and self-pitying , compassionate and slightly cruel.The Broken God
He's angry, he's self-pitying , I understand that; but not his optimism, his getting back on his feet.THE KINDEST USE A KNIFE (2002)
Translation of self-pitying from the Collins English to French Dictionary