remorseful

adjective re·morse·ful \ ri-ˈmȯrs-fəl \
Updated on: 23 Feb 2018

Definition of remorseful

: motivated or marked by remorse

remorsefully

play \ri-ˈmȯrs-fə-lē\ adverb

remorsefulness

noun

Examples of remorseful in a Sentence

  1. was remorseful about all the trouble that he had caused in the family

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1592



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