- 惜 [xī]
- （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.