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Synonyms for sorry

Synonyms for sorry

expressing or inclined to express an apology

feeling or expressing regret for one's sins or misdeeds

disturbing because of failure to measure up to a standard or produce the desired results

Synonyms for sorry

feeling or expressing regret or sorrow or a sense of loss over something done or undone


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I'm truly sorry that I chose the word 'gossip,'" White said.
Well, I'm sorry too because obviously, just like so many of your colleagues, you just do not grasp the skills of negotiation.
I'm sorry that I'm causing the Republicans to lose control of the Senate, and I'm sorry they wish I'd never been born.
Forgiveness blooms in the heart of the one who's wronged, but it's planted by the one who says, "I'm sorry.
I'm Sorry to Hear connects funeral professionals and consumers in a dedicated online marketplace.
I was seldom truly sorry for having snapped back rudely to my mother, kicked the cat, flicked saliva-soaked paper pellets across a classroom or pulled the tempting ponytail of that nauseating lisping girl sitting in front of me.
It would help me so much to be able to do so although now I think I should only transmit one word to you: sorry.
England World Cup apologies 1 Cesare Prandelli Italy boss "I am terribly sorry not just for the English but also for us as we wanted to win.
24 ( ANI ): Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho has said that he feels sorry for sacked Manchester United manager David Moyes.
TV presenter Fiona Phillips says she wishes she'd said sorry to her parents before they died for the way she behaved as a teenager.
Mind you, we do say sorry rather a lot, and quite often as a response for something for which we are blameless.
In block capitals, the prisoner wrote: "I know sorry isn't good enough and doesn't quite cut it, but that's all I can do.
Thirty-five states, the District of Columbia and Guam have some type of "I'm sorry" law or regulation, according to Sorry Works
SORRY NOT IN SERVICE Everyday our city buses run to all parts From Wood End to the village of Burbage One of the most popular destinations Is somewhere called "Sorry Not In Service" It's on the front plate of so many buses So it must be a very popular place Yet there is just a driver, foot firmly down And not one single passenger face This strange and mysterious destination Could be a long haul or short hop You can't flag one down or climb aboard For this is a route without a single stop But so many of our buses go there The rest of us don't deserve this If only we had all as many buses As somewhere called "Sorry Not in Service" Rob Summerfield, Carter Road, Stoke Aldermoor.