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sorry

sor·ry

sorry

 
 
pronunciation:
sa ri [or] so ri
parts of speech:
adjective, interjection
phrases:
be sorry
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part of speech: adjective
inflections: sorrier, sorriest
definition 1: feeling regret, sympathy, or sadness.
We are sorry to have missed you.I'm sorry that you lost the game.She was sorry that her friend moved away.
antonyms:
glad
similar words:
afraid, apologetic, ashamed, bad, guilty, pitying, sad, sympathetic
definition 2: of low quality; terrible; poor.
He is a sorry excuse for a painter.The old house was in a sorry state.
synonyms:
miserable, pitiful, poor
antonyms:
excellent, great
similar words:
hopeless, pathetic, ridiculous, rotten
definition 3: without honor; low.
His lies will bring him to a sorry end someday.
synonyms:
pitiful, wretched
antonyms:
admirable
similar words:
evil, rotten
phrase: be sorry
 
part of speech: interjection
definition: used as an expression of apology or regret.
Sorry! I didn't mean to step on your foot.
derivations: sorrily (adv.), sorriness (n.)
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