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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Feeling or expressing pain or sorrow for sins or offenses.

Usage examples (32)
  • All three, who admited fraud, were described as remorseful and of previous good character.
  • Josephine was recalling the remorseful picture drawn by Lee, which she knew was his own portrait.
  • After the exchange, Mr. Ballmer seemed "remorseful," the person said.
  • I do not feel "remorseful," since I had and have no involvement with our Iraq policy. for more
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