Contrition synonyms

kən-trĭsh'ən
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The condition or quality of being penitent; regret for wrongdoing.
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Remorse is a feeling of regret or sadness.
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Penance is self-punishment done to try to right a wrong, or the receipt of absolution from sins from a priest by fulfilling some requirement.
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Sorrow over a person or thing gone, lost, etc.
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A repenting or being penitent; feeling of sorrow, etc., esp. for wrongdoing; compunction; contrition; remorse
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A mean act; as, to be guilty of a meanness.
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The property of being hurtful.
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Lack of concern, interest, or feeling; apathy
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A pricking of conscience or a feeling of regret, especially one which is slight or fleeting.
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The state of being contrite.
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Obsolete form of penitence.
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The quality of being remorseful.
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(Archaic or dialectal) Pity; compassion.
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A gradual reduction in personnel or membership because of resignation, retirement, or death, often viewed in contrast to reduction from layoffs.
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(Countable) (usually in plural) An instance or cause of unhappiness.
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Find another word for contrition. In this page you can discover 15 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for contrition, like: penitence, remorse, penance, regret, repentance, meanness, hurtfulness, indifference, compunction, contriteness and penitency.