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Synonyms for remorsefulness

a feeling of regret for one's sins or misdeeds

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92) Judges were bound to apply the minimum sentence without considering a defendant's background, circumstances, state of mind, or remorsefulness.
The remorsefulness doesn't really take away from the nature of the offence.
offence, he had exhibited sincere remorsefulness, and his family was in
Lawler's treatment and medical history are replete with his remorsefulness and his acceptance of responsibility.
After noticing Bailey's remorsefulness and change in actions later Maya remains hopeful that she can resume their friendship.