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Definitions of sorry:

part of speech: superlative


part of speech: adverb


part of speech: adjective

Feeling regret for loss, disappointment, etc.; pained; feeling pity; as, sorry for a cripple; repentant; as, sorry for sin; mournful; dismal; as, a sorry sight; mean; worthless; as, a sorry excuse.

part of speech: noun


part of speech: adjective

Grieved for something past; poor; mean; worthless.

part of speech: adjective

Grieved for something past: melancholy: poor: worthless.

Usage examples for sorry:

  • I am so sorry I can't. "Best Russian Short Stories", Various
  • Sorry I couldn't come up with you. "The Desert Valley", Jackson Gregory
  • They say Hilary's sorry now. "The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill", Winston Churchill
  • All right; I'm sorry "A Man's Hearth", Eleanor M. Ingram
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In the R. Cath. Ch., a small crucifix, or a crucifix engraved on a plate, which used to be kissed by the priest and deacon, and passed on to the people in succession before leaving church; kiss of peace. ...

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