Spanish translation of 'pitifully'
- (= pathetically)
⇒ she was pitifully thin
estaba tan delgada que daba lástima
⇒ she was crying most pitifully
lloraba que daba lástima
- (= contemptibly)
⇒ pitifully inadequate supplies
equipamiento m de una pobreza lamentable
Example Sentences Including 'pitifully'
He was pitifully cold; his humanity consumed long ago in the effort that had brought him to this place.EVERVILLE (2001)
He went down on his hands beside some pitifully wounded creature and whispered softly to her.EVERVILLE (2001)
Gerald's heavy hand took in the great oval table, their two places pitifully isolated by its expanse.The White Dove
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Translation of pitifully from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary