remorseful

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remorseful (comparative more remorseful, superlative most remorseful)

  1. (of a person) Feeling or filled with remorse.
    He was so remorseful that he voluntarily paid full restitution.
  2. Expressing or caused by remorse.
    There was a remorseful look on her face.

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  • remorseful in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913
  • remorseful” in Dictionary.com Unabridged, v1.0.1, Lexico Publishing Group, 2006.
  • "remorseful" in Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press 2007.
  • Oxford English Dictionary, 2nd ed., 1989.
  • Random House Webster's Unabridged Electronic Dictionary, 1987-1996.