PITY has been recently used in news headlines. Please see the examples below
Examples and usage of PITY in a sentence
To better understand the meaning of PITY, certain examples of its usage are presented.Examples from famous English prose on the use of the word PITY
"It's just a pity they let the old punishments die out"- The word/phrase 'pity' was used by 'J. K. Rowling' in 'Harry potter and the sorcerer's stone'.
"Was it pity i'm sorry, potter, but that's my final word"- 'J. K. Rowling' has used the pity in the novel Harry potter and the prisoner of azkaban.
"Pity sugar makes it useless, he added, taking a sip and shuddering"- To understand the meaning of pity, please see the following usage by J. K. Rowling in Harry potter and the prisoner of azkaban.
Usage of "PITY": Examples from famous English Poetry
"In their pity and passion"
- This term pity was used by Algernon Charles Swinburne in the Poem Hertha.
"There, wrapt in cloud of sorrow, pity move"
- This term pity was used by Thomas Campion in the Poem Devotion.
"And take whatever pity they may dole"
- This term pity was used by Wilfred Owen in the Poem Disabled.