Synonyms of 'take pity on something or someone'
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If someone who has been sentenced in a court is reprieved, their punishment is officially delayed or cancelled.
Fourteen people, waiting to be hanged, have been reprieved.
If a person or a place is spared, they are not harmed, even though other people or places have been.
Not a man was spared.
Thesaurus for take pity on something or someone from the Collins English Thesaurus