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synonyms for sorriness

  • contrition
  • grief
  • guilt
  • penitence
  • regret
  • remorse
  • sorrow
  • attrition
  • compunction
  • conscience
  • contriteness
  • rue
  • ruth
  • self-reproach
  • penitency

antonyms for sorriness

MOST RELEVANT
  • happiness
  • satisfaction
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How to use sorriness in a sentence

There’s every reason to think, I’m sorry to say, that the rest of November, December and January are going to continue to be high transmission months.
WHAT WILL INAUGURATION DAY LOOK LIKE AMID A PANDEMIC?EMILY DAVIES, JUSTIN JOUVENALNOVEMBER 19, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Last time we checked in with the electric vehicle sector at Data Sheet—about two years, sorry, two months, no, checks web archive, two weeks ago— things were not good.
ELECTRIC VEHICLE STOCKS RECOVER, BUT THE ROAD MAY NOT END WELLAARON PRESSMANNOVEMBER 18, 2020FORTUNE
So she wouldn’t allow us to feel sorry for her, and she wouldn’t allow us to be down.
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I’m sorry for not responding personally to all your messages.
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Congrats on your engagement, and I’m sorry your mother never got the help you did.
CAROLYN HAX: BRIDE’S MOM HAS A ‘TOXIC’ ATTITUDE ABOUT HER DAUGHTER’S WEIGHTCAROLYN HAXNOVEMBER 5, 2020WASHINGTON POST
I’m amazed by you, and I’m also sorry that you’ve had to do all this alone.
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The remaining three indicators — loneliness, helplessness and feeling sorry for oneself — are not symptoms of any psychiatric disorder.
‘DEATHS OF DESPAIR’ ARE RISING. IT’S TIME TO DEFINE DESPAIRBRUCE BOWERNOVEMBER 2, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Darleen Jacob was sitting in the house that was supposed to be a refuge from the domestic violence she had fled when her counselor walked into the living room, said “sorry” and handed her a single sheet of paper.
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SURVIVORS SAY THEY WERE KICKED OUT BY THE HOUSING PROGRAM THAT PROMISED TO HELP THEMRACHEL CHASON, KATIE METTLEROCTOBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Many of you say how sorry you are for placing this burden on our shoulders—that it shouldn’t be our responsibility to right the wrongs of the generations who have come before us.
IT’S ABOUT TIME ADULTS START RISING UP AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGEALEXANDRIA VILLASEÑOROCTOBER 21, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
No matter where you are, it’s possible that you could be affected by unexpected natural disasters, so it’s better to be safe than sorry.
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WORDS RELATED TO SORRINESS

  • attrition
  • compunction
  • conscience
  • contriteness
  • contrition
  • grief
  • guilt
  • penitence
  • penitency
  • regret
  • remorse
  • rue
  • ruth
  • self-reproach
  • sorriness
  • sorrow
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