What does remorseful mean?

Definitions for remorseful
rɪˈmɔrs fəlre·morse·ful

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. contrite, remorseful, rueful, ruthful(adj)

    feeling or expressing pain or sorrow for sins or offenses


  1. remorseful(Adjective)

    Feeling or filled with remorse.

    He was so remorseful that he voluntarily paid full restitution.

  2. remorseful(Adjective)

    Expressing or caused by remorse.

    There was a remorseful look on her face.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Remorseful(adj)

    full of remorse

  2. Remorseful(adj)

    compassionate; feeling tenderly

  3. Remorseful(adj)

    exciting pity; pitiable

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How to say remorseful in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of remorseful in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of remorseful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of remorseful in a Sentence

  1. Michael Sandford:

    I accept that Michael has tried to do a bad thing but he is mentally ill and is not a bad or dangerous person, he kept breaking down and sobbing on the phone, saying 'please, please, I just want to come home'. He's very remorseful ... He's just in a really bad way.

  2. David Hill:

    I am remorseful about the whole situation, i'm deeply saddened. And I came to this feeling through the rehabilitation programs at the prison. They've helped me understand.

  3. Benny Palmeri-Bacchi:

    I feel very remorseful and I ask for mercy.

  4. Scott Brown:

    Just because he hasn't come out and given a public statement to y'all doesn't mean he's not remorseful.

  5. John Henry Browne:

    Theres absolutely nothing political about this case whatsoever, my client is in tears. Hes very remorseful. He feels tremendous guilt.

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