Student Thesaurus

One entry found for sorry.
Entry Word: sorry
Function: adjective
Text: 1 arousing or deserving of one's loathing and disgust <one more sorry stunt like that and you'll be expelled> -- see CONTEMPTIBLE 1
2 causing unhappiness <we have sorry news to report tonight> -- see SAD 2
3 deserving pitying scorn (as for inadequacy) <a sorry spectacle> -- see PITIFUL 1
4 feeling sorrow for a wrong that one has done <she's genuinely sorry for hurting his feelings> -- see CONTRITE 1
5 feeling unhappiness <I'm sorry you feel that way, but you still have to pay the bill> -- see SAD 1
6 expressing or suggesting mourning <was sorry to see the family farm being sold> -- see MOURNING 1
7 deserving of one's pity <some sorry wretch had the task of putting all of those files back in order> -- see PATHETIC 1