Definitions for deplorabledɪˈplɔr ə bəl, -ˈploʊr-

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. deplorable, distressing, lamentable, pitiful, sad, sorry(adj)

    bad; unfortunate

    "my finances were in a deplorable state"; "a lamentable decision"; "her clothes were in sad shape"; "a sorry state of affairs"

  2. deplorable, execrable, miserable, woeful, wretched(adj)

    of very poor quality or condition

    "deplorable housing conditions in the inner city"; "woeful treatment of the accused"; "woeful errors of judgment"

  3. condemnable, criminal, deplorable, reprehensible, vicious(adj)

    bringing or deserving severe rebuke or censure

    "a criminal waste of talent"; "a deplorable act of violence"; "adultery is as reprehensible for a husband as for a wife"

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  1. deplorable(Adjective)

    Deserving strong condemnation; shockingly bad.

  2. deplorable(Adjective)

    To be felt sorrow for; worthy of compassion.

    He is a deplorable boy, frequently being beaten by his parents.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Deplorable(adj)

    worthy of being deplored or lamented; lamentable; causing grief; hence, sad; calamitous; grievous; wretched; as, life's evils are deplorable

  2. Origin: [Cf. F. dplorable.]


Translations for deplorable

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  • плачевен, за оплакванеBulgarian
  • kläglich, bedauernswert, bedauerlich, erbärmlichGerman
  • deplorable, lamentableSpanish
  • déplorableFrench
  • deplorabile, deplorevoleItalian
  • 嘆かわしいJapanese
  • deplorabel, deerniswekkend, betreurenswaardigDutch
  • nenorocitRomanian
  • прискорбный, скверный, несчастный, плачевныйRussian
  • bedrövligSwedish
  • acınacak durumda, acınacak halde, içler acısıTurkish

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