Examples of remorseful in a Sentence
was remorseful about all the trouble that he had caused in the family
Recent Examples of remorseful from the Web
Those who were close to Irabu, and there weren’t many of them, were remorseful about his death.
Simpson shifted back and forth from being remorseful and contrite, to being defiant about what took place in the Las Vegas hotel room.
O.J. was affable and funny and remorseful and convincing.
Marquest is remorseful and deeply regrets his actions.
Williams seems genuinely remorseful about the death of another human being.
Assistant Public Defender Angelo Mourelatos said Shaw is remorseful and has shown accountability by agreeing to plead guilty and not drag the Thornton family through a trial.
But Assistant Public Defender Crystal Kim said Nelms today is remorseful and ready to return to society.
Defense attorney Dennis McMahon said he was puzzled by Weaver's participation in such violent crimes, for which Weaver is remorseful.
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First Known Use of remorseful
Synonymsapologetic, compunctious, penitent, regretful, contrite, repentant, rueful, sorry
Antonymsimpenitent, remorseless, unapologetic, unrepentant
Related Wordsashamed, shamefaced, sheepish; dolorous, grieving, lugubrious, mournful, plaintive, sorrowful, wailing, weeping, woeful
Near Antonymscompassionless, cruel, merciless, pitiless, ruthless, unmerciful; shameless, unashamed
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