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Search phrase: piteously

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Antony and CleopatraAC IV.xiii.9And word it, prithee, piteously. Hence, Mardian,And word it (prythee) pitteously. Hence Mardian,
Titus AndronicusTit V.i.66Ruthful to hear, yet piteously performed;Ruthfull to heare, yet pittiously preform'd,

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compassionatefull of lamentation, piteously appealing
piteouslyso as to excite pity, evoking compassion

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appealing, piteouslycompassionate
piteously appealingcompassionate

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