Definition of 'contrite'
Example sentences containing 'contrite'
She'd have to placate him, to be properly remorseful and contrite if that was what it took to heal her marriage.HERE BE DRAGONS (2002)
If she were well and truly contrite, mayhap the Almighty might show mercy, let hers remain one of Will's secret sins.HERE BE DRAGONS (2002) FALLEN WOMEN (2002)
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Definition of contrite from the Collins English Dictionary