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Someone you feel sorry for

wretch

noun

someone who is in a difficult situation and who you feel sorry for

loser

noun

someone or something that is affected in a negative way by something

mite

noun

a young child or animal, especially one that you feel sorry for

bugger

noun

used for expressing sympathy about someone you like or feel sorry for

hapless

adjective

a hapless person is someone who you feel sorry for because bad things have happened to them

poor sod

used for saying that you feel sorry for someone

bastard

noun

used after an adjective for talking to or about someone in a funny or sympathetic way

blighter

noun

a word for someone you feel sorry for or do not approve of

critter

noun

a person, especially someone you feel sympathy for

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any random process, such as a competition in which a name is drawn from a hat

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