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pity
medelijden nn.
Have pity on me, François. Je moet medelijden met me hebben, François...
Resurrected from the ashes of misfortune and pity. Hij is herrezen uit de as van ongeluk en medelijden.
jammer dat
A pity it's all for naught when they starve to death. Jammer dat 't allemaal voor niets is, als ze straks van de honger omkomen.
It's a pity my father didn't know you. Het is jammer dat mijn vader u niet heeft gekend.
zonde nmf.
'tis a great pity to waste it. Er zit zoveel gas in me, dat 't zonde is om te verspillen.
It would be a pity to damage yours. Het zou zonde zijn om de jouwe te beschadigen.
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Collaborative Dictionary     English-Dutch
v.
medelijden hebben
n.
medelijden
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'pity' also found in translations in Dutch-English dictionary
v.
pity [pities, pitied]
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pity, pint, pitch, pilot


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