Definition of Pathos. Meaning of Pathos. Synonyms of Pathos

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Definition of Pathos

Pathos
Pathos Pa"thos, n. 1. The quality or character of those emotions, traits, or experiences which are personal, and therefore restricted and evanescent; transitory and idiosyncratic dispositions or feelings as distinguished from those which are universal and deep-seated in character; -- opposed to ethos. 2. Suffering; the enduring of active stress or affliction.
Pathos
Pathos Pa"thos, n. [L., from Gr. pa`qos a suffering, passion, fr. ?, ?, to suffer; cf. ? toil, L. pati to suffer, E. patient.] That quality or property of anything which touches the feelings or excites emotions and passions, esp., that which awakens tender emotions, such as pity, sorrow, and the like; contagious warmth of feeling, action, or expression; pathetic quality; as, the pathos of a picture, of a poem, or of a cry. The combination of incident, and the pathos of catastrophe. --T. Warton.

Meaning of Pathos from wikipedia

- Pathos (/ˈpeɪθɒs/, US: /ˈpeɪθoʊs/; plural: pathea or pathê; Gr****: πάθος, for "suffering" or "experience" or "something that one undergoes," or "something...
- Corporate pathos is public relations jargon for the employment of emotional engagement techniques to help alter adverse public attitudes to a corporation...
- that a matter is unjust. Pathos can be particularly powerful if used well, but most speeches do not solely rely on pathos. Pathos is most effective when...
- In Christianity, the P****ion (from the Latin verb patior, p****us sum; "to suffer, bear, endure", from which also "patience, patient", etc.) is the short...
- Rakujitsu no Pathos (****anese: 落日のパトス, Hepburn: Rakujitsu no Patosu, "Pathos of the Setting Sun") is a ****anese manga series written and illustrated by...
- C****idy) shows up after 24 years to invite him to her wedding. 165 23 "The Pathos in the Pathogens" Chad Lowe Kim Clements April 22, 2013 (2013-04-22) 8AKY19...
- Pathos is a ****anese manga written and illustrated by Mika Sadahiro. It is licensed in North America by Digital Manga Publishing, which released the first...
- Mono no aware (物の哀れ), literally "the pathos of things", and also translated as "an empathy toward things", or "a sensitivity to ephemera", is a ****anese...
- also to its progression and maintenance. The word comes from Gr**** πάθος pathos 'suffering, disease' and γένεσις genesis 'creation'. Types of pathogenesis...
- "On the Pathos of Truth" (German: Über das Pathos der Wahrheit) is a short essay by Friedrich Nietzsche concerning the motivation of philosophers to s****...