|1.||[ noun ] a quality that arouses emotions (especially pity or sorrow)|
"the film captured all the pathos of their situation"
|2.||[ noun ] a feeling of sympathy and sorrow for the misfortunes of others|
|Synonyms:||pity commiseration ruth|
"the blind are too often objects of pity"
|Related terms:||sympathy feel_for|
|3.||[ noun ] a style that has the power to evoke feelings|