Definitions of pathos:
  • noun:   a quality that arouses emotions (especially pity or sorrow)
    Example: "The film captured all the pathos of their situation"
  • noun:   a style that has the power to evoke feelings
  • noun:   a feeling of sympathy and sorrow for the misfortunes of others

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