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Wordnet 3.0


1. feeling or expressing pain or sorrow for sins or offenses;
[syn: contrite, remorseful, rueful, ruthful]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Remorseful \Re*morse"ful\ (-m?rs"f?l), a. 1. Full of remorse. [1913 Webster] The full tide of remorseful passion had abated. --Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster] 2. Compassionate; feeling tenderly. [Obs.] --Shak. [1913 Webster] 3. Exciting pity; pitiable. [Obs.] --Chapman. [1913 Webster] -- Re*morse"ful*ly, adv. -- Re*morse"ful*ness, n. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

remorseful adj 1: feeling or expressing pain or sorrow for sins or offenses [syn: contrite, remorseful, rueful, ruthful]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

38 Moby Thesaurus words for "remorseful": anxious, apologetic, ashamed, bad, bitter, compunctious, conscience-smitten, conscience-stricken, contrite, embarrassed, full of remorse, guilty, humbled, humiliated, mortified, penitent, penitential, regretful, repentant, repining, rueful, self-accusing, self-condemning, self-convicting, self-debasing, self-flagellating, self-humiliating, self-punishing, self-reproaching, shamed, shamefaced, shamefast, shameful, sorrowful, sorry, unhappy about, wistful, woeful