Part of speech:
Feeling or expressing remorse for one's misdeeds or sins; contrite.
Marked by or filled with remorse.
Showing or resulting from contrition
The definition of deplorable is very bad, disgusting and wretched.
Characterized by or demonstrating repentance; penitent.
(Law) Of a person, legally innocent of a crime which they have been accused of in a court of law.
Being especially well-adapted; felicitous:
Having or exhibiting no remorse.
Of, relating to, or expressing penitence.
Expressing or inclined to express an apology
Feeling guilty or remorseful because of having done some wrong
Find another word for regretful. In this page you can discover 22 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for regretful, like: penitent, remorseful, frustrated, apologetic, sorry, contrite, deplorable, disappointed, repentant, rueful and woeful.