Pitifully unsuccessful, ineffective, etc.
Demanding or arousing pity:
(Archaic) Filled with pity or compassion.
Not adequate in quality or quantity; inferior:
Feeling or showing sorrow or pity; mournful
(Now Rare) Full of ruth; feeling, showing, or arousing pity or sorrow
Arousing or deserving pity
Bad; inferior; inadequate
Characterized by or attended with misery or woe:
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