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pathos

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈpeɪθɒs/ literary
a quality in a situation that makes you feel sympathy and sadnessSympathy and compassion
Translations of “pathos”
in Chinese (Traditional) (境況、文章、藝術品或人的)感染力…
in Russian пафос…
in Turkish dokunaklı hâl, dokunaklılık…
in Chinese (Simplified) (境况、文章、艺术品或人的)感染力…
in Polish patos…
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