Our ambitious activists of all stripes have just about sucked the last drop of pathos out of “raising awareness.”
And the disclosure that Abedin is pregnant added an overlay of pathos to the seamy tale.
His struggle to maintain his composure is what bathed the event in both drama and pathos.
Braff is striving to convey a poignant blend of pathos and humor here, but his sort of striving is a form of cheating.
Projected in slow motion, however, and without sound, these wind-blown moments seem tinged with nobility and pathos.
There was intensity and pathos in the question, and trouble in the gentle eyes.
Into these last words there crept the pathos of one who knew.
And if she had seen any pathos in it she wouldn't have married it.
Her beautiful eyes, so full of pathos, so full of remorse, looked straight into his.
His story is fraught with energy, with success, with pathos, and with tragedy.
"quality that arouses pity or sorrow," 1660s, from Greek pathos "suffering, feeling, emotion, calamity," literally "what befalls one," related to paskhein "to suffer," and penthos "grief, sorrow;" from PIE root *kwent(h)- "to suffer, endure" (cf. Old Irish cessaim "I suffer," Lithuanian kenčiu "to suffer," pakanta "patience").