Part of speech:
Remorse for having done wrong
The act or an instance of charging oneself with a fault or mistake.
The fact of being responsible for the commission of an offense; moral culpability:
Showing or resulting from contrition
A feeling of slight regret for something done
Feeling or expressing remorse for one's misdeeds or sins; contrite.
Full of regret; sorrowful or sorry.
Characterized by or indicative of repentance
Agonizing physical or mental pain; torment.
Deep awareness of the suffering of another accompanied by the wish to relieve it.
Annoyance or frustration, or an instance of this:
A sacrament in some Christian churches that includes contrition, confession to a priest, acceptance of punishment, and absolution.
The state of being penitent; repentance
A cause for sorrow or regret
Any of various other plants having similar foliage, such as meadow rue.
The outward expression of such suffering; mourning; lamentation
A mutual liking or understanding arising from sameness of feeling
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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