- （爱惜） cherish; value highly; treasure; care for tenderly:
cherish; treasure; 爱惜
value every bit of time; make good use of every moment; 惜寸阴
- （吝惜） spare; grudge; stint:
spare neither labour nor money; spare no expense 不惜工本
- （惋惜） have pity on sb.; feel sorry for sb.:
feel sorry for; 惋惜
take pity on the weak; 怜惜弱者
What a pity to see all that food go to waste.
What a pity that you can't come to the theatre with us tonight.
He grudges every penny he has to spend.
It's a pity the two concerts clash; I wanted to go to both of them.
It's a pity that you can't come to the party.
To save time is to lengthen life.
Heroes are attracted to heroes.
His family is very dear to him.
They treated each other with respect as if they were real brothers.
Will read pities forever will lose.