Of, relating to, or expressing penitence.
The definition of deplorable is very bad, disgusting and wretched.
Showing or resulting from contrition
The definition of penitent is feeling or showing remorse for something.
Characterized by or demonstrating repentance; penitent.
Marked by or filled with remorse.
Feeling guilty or remorseful because of having done some wrong
Having or exhibiting no remorse.
(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:
Find another word for regretful. In this page you can discover 27 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for regretful, like: frustrated, compunctious, unregretful, pained, penitential, disappointed, rueful, content, apologetic, sorry and unrepentant.