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What does the acronym sorry stand for?
SORRY abbreviation definitions:
distressing, inadequate, disgraceful, shabby, dismal, vile, miserable, scurvy, worthless, paltry, trivial, abject, sad, beggarly, small, wretched, shoddy, mean, scummy, unimportant, trifling, base, cheap, scruffy, insignificant, contemptible, Despisable, deplorable, piteous, poor, pitiable.
grody, hateable, monstrous, godawful, heinous.
no good, in bad, in the doghouse, in low esteem, opprobrious.
convictable, Accusable, on head, out of line, in the wrong, in error, on one's head.
low-rent, low-grade, low-quality.
Compunctious, melted, conscience-stricken, touched, sorrowful, repentant, apologetic.
melted, apologetic, guilt-ridden, self-condemnatory, attritional, penitent, repentant, touched, softened, Compunctious, penitential, self-reproachful, contrite, shamefaced, self-accusing, conscience-stricken.
heavyhearted, disconsolate, Saddened, melancholy, pitiful, mournful, rueful, distressed, bad, unhappy, sorrowful, Grieved.
drear, penitent, good-for-nothing, gloomy, repentant, compassionate, dismal, cheerless, no-account, no-good, lamentable, dingy, pitiful, good-for-naught, uncheerful, unhappy, deplorable, distressing, rueful, remorseful, pitying, ruthful, no-count, bad, sad, dreary, regretful, meritless, drab, contrite, worthless, sorry for.
Examples of usage:
– Monsieur Cherami by Charles Paul de Kock
– From the Housetops by George Barr McCutcheon
– The Quality of Mercy by W. D. Howells
– You Never Know Your Luck, Complete Being The Story Of A Matrimonial Deserter by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 14, 2009
– Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells by William Dean Howells