Pathetic meaning in English | Easy explanation | Indian dictionary

Pathetic meaning in English: In this article, the meaning of the word ‘Pathetic’ is explained in easy English with examples, along with its synonyms and antonyms.

Pathetic’ pronunciation= pa-the-tik

Pathetic meaning in English

The word ‘pathetic’ denotes two different feelings.

1. To feel sympathy or pity for someone.

Pathetic person or animal means that they are sad and weak or helpless, and they make you feel very sorry for them.

2. Feeling annoyed or disappointed with someone.

This means that they make you feel impatient or angry, often because they are weak or not very good.

Pathetic- English meaning
Adjective
pitiable
frustrated
hopeless
compassionate
disappointing
heart touching
bad
rubbish

Pathetic-Example

The word ‘pathetic’ is an adjective.

Sentences that can be formed using the word ‘Pathetic’ are as follows.

Examples:

▪ I know it is pathetic.

▪ Hard time makes man pathetic.

▪ It was pathetic to see people dying from the corona.

▪ He blamed his teammates for the team’s pathetic performance.

▪ The old beggar looked so pathetic that I offered him food.

▪ His excuses of coming late to the office every day were very pathetic.

▪ I almost cry after hearing his life’s pathetic story.

▪ His pathetic time started already.

▪ What a pathetic dress she wore at the party.

▪ Bad time can change a brave man into a pathetic man.

▪ His physical condition was pathetic after the accident.

▪ The situation was more pathetic than my imagination.

▪ The lead actor dancing and acting in the movie were very pathetic.

‘Pathetic’ other meanings

pathetic fallacy= Hopeless deception, sensory defect

pathetic scene= Hopeless scene, heart-moving scene

pathetic time= Bad time, Hopeless time, heart-moving time

pathetic approach= Hopeless attitude, bad attitude, heart-moving attitude

pathetic dance= Disappointed dance, Hopeless dance

pathetic friend= Hopeless friend, bad friend

pathetic person= Hopeless person, bad person, heart-warming person

pathetic joke= Hopeless joke

pathetic failure= Bad failure

you are so pathetic= You are so hopeless

pathetic loser= Very badly defeated one

pathetic thinking= Hopeless thinking, bad thinking

absolutely pathetic= Fully hopeless

it’s pathetic= It’s hopeless

you are pathetic= You are hopeless

pathetic girl= Hopeless girl

pathetic fellow= Hopeless fellow

pathetic full= Fully hopeless, completely embarrassing 

pathetic day= Hopeless day, frustrating day, heart-moving day

pathetically= Pitifully

‘Pathetic’ Synonyms-antonyms

The synonyms of the word ‘Pathetic’ are as follows.

piteous
moving
miserable
heartbreaking
tragic
agonizing
mournful
woeful
sad
heartwarming
touching
disappointed
frustrated
hopeless
desperate
despondent
deplorable
lamentable
feeble

The antonyms of the word ‘Pathetic’ are as follows.

admirable
excellent
cheerful
adequate
high standard
happiness

 

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