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Feeling sorry - thesaurus

Synonyms

apologetic

adjective

showing that you are sorry for doing something wrong or for causing a problem

guilty

adjective

ashamed and sorry because you have done something wrong

contrite

adjective

very sorry or ashamed because you have done something bad

regretful

adjective

sad, or sorry

repentant

adjective

ashamed and sorry because you recognize that you have done something wrong

remorseful

adjective

feeling sad or guilty for having done something wrong

penitent

adjective

sorry for something bad that you have done and willing to change your behaviour

penitential

adjective

formal showing that you are sorry for having done something bad

rueful

adjective

mainly literary showing that you are sorry about something

someone will live to regret something

used for saying that someone will wish in the future that they had not done something

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pathos

noun

a quality in a person or situation that makes you feel sad or sorry for them

regretfully

adverb

with sad or sorry feelings

repentant

adjective

ashamed and sorry because you have done something against the rules of your religion, and are willing to change your habits

sorry

adjective

ashamed, embarrassed, or unhappy about something that you have done

sorry

adjective

feeling sadness or sympathy for someone because something bad has happened to them

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