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pity

noun commiseration, compassion, condolement, condolence, consolation, feeling, fellow feeling, fellow sufferrng, fellowship in sorrow, kindliness, lenience, leniency, lenity, mercifulness, mercy, misericordia, quarter, ruth, sympathy
Associated concepts: amnesty, clemency, pardon
See also: lenience, relent, sympathize
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Major organization : SV PITTIE SOHAR TEXTILE FZC LLC
Thomas Rogers, in his Anatomy of the Mind (1576), argues that the Greek term eleemosune means "great good wyll" and says that "This Pittie the Athenians accompted not only as a most excellent vertue, but also worshipped for some divine thing, and therefore they consecrated and buylded aulters, and temples unto her.
But it is bootless, why liue I to see, All those dispised that do pittie me.
being agast [he] start up with his applepie in his hand (for it had byn pittie a poore hungrie thresher should have lost so good a repast) suddenly hearing a voice that commanded him, come away: Away quod he, whither shall I come?
usuall operation in the minds of English men, pittie ffor the afflicted[.
The cotton yarn manufacturing project which is being set up by India's ShriVallabh Pittie Group (SVP) with a total investment of US$300mn at Sohar Freezone will create between 700 to 1,000 jobs.
Bank Sohar has won the syndication mandate to finance SV Pittie Sohar Textiles (FZC) LLCs cotton yarn production project proposed within the Sohar Free Zone area.
yf euer greife, yf euer woefull harte might move regrate, with sorowe of his falt I thinke the torment of my mornefull case knowen vttwardlie as I do fele the same would force evin wrathe her self to pittie me but as the water trobled with the mudd shewes not the face which els the eye should see euin so your Irefull mynd with stirred thought cannot so perfittlie decearne my cawse but this vnhapp amongst so many heapes I must content me with most wreched man that to my self I must referr my woe in pyninge thoughte of myne accursed fact.
I often visit such fairs as Tranoi, Pittie Imagine, etc and there I see hundreds of buyers milling around buying from exhibitors from around the world.
I knowe the best husband of you all will neuer proue an Vsurer, and the kindest of them all will neuer proue a kind nurse: yet whilest you may, seeke you better Maisters; for it is pittie men of such rare wits, should be subject to the pleasure of such rude groomes.
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My humble accents craue the Olyue bow, Of her milde pittie and relenting will.