Definitions For Pity


  • The humane quality of understanding the suffering of others and wanting to do something about it
  • An unfortunate development
  • A feeling of sympathy and sorrow for the misfortunes of others
  • A strong feeling of sadness or sympathy for someone or something
  • Something that causes sadness or disappointment


  • Share the suffering of
  • To feel pity for (someone or something) : to feel sorry for (someone or something)

Is Pity a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Pity is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Pity in a Sentence

  • She has had a hard life and deserves your pity.
  • I felt deep pity for the lost dog.
  • He didn't live to see his daughter grow up, and that's a pity.
  • I pity anyone who has to work at that place.
  • I always pity the people who have to work in this freezing weather.

Synonyms for Pity

Antonyms for Pity

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