Definition of pathos in English:

pathos

Syllabification: pa·thos
Pronunciation: /ˈpāˌTHäs, -ˌTHôs
 
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noun

Origin

mid 17th century: from Greek pathos 'suffering'; related to paskhein 'suffer' and penthos 'grief'.

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