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sorry

sorry as in feeling or expressing regret or sorrow or a sense of loss over something done or undone
  • "felt regretful over his vanished youth"
  • "regretful over mistakes she had made"
  • "he felt bad about breaking the vase"

Synonyms

  • regretfulfeeling or expressing regret or sorrow or a sense of loss over something done or undone
  • badthat which is below standard or expectations as of ethics or decency; with great intensity (`bad' is a nonstandard variant for `badly'); very much; having undesirable or negative qualities; very intense; feeling physical discomfort or pain (`tough' is occasionally used colloquially for `bad'); (of foodstuffs) not in an edible or usable condition; feeling or expressing regret or sorrow or a sense of loss over something done or undone; not capable of being collected; below average in quality or performance; nonstandard; not financially safe or secure; physically unsound or diseased; capable of harming; characterized by wickedness or immorality; reproduced fraudulently; not working properly
sorry as in bad
  • "unfortunate"
  • "my finances were in a deplorable state"
  • "a lamentable decision"
  • "her clothes were in sad shape"
  • "a sorry state of affairs"

Synonyms

  • deplorablebad; of very poor quality or condition; bringing or deserving severe rebuke or censure
  • distressingcausing distress or worry or anxiety; bad
  • lamentablebad
  • pitifulinspiring mixed contempt and pity; bad; deserving or inciting pity
  • sadexperiencing or showing sorrow or unhappiness; of things that make you feel sad; bad
sorry as in without merit
  • "of little or no value or use"
  • "a sorry horse"
  • "a sorry excuse"
  • "a lazy no-count, good-for-nothing goldbrick"
  • "the car was a no-good piece of junk"

Synonyms

  • good-for-nothingwithout merit; an idle worthless person
  • good-for-naughtwithout merit; an idle worthless person
  • meritlesswithout merit
  • no-accountan idle worthless person ; without merit
  • no-countwithout merit
  • no-goodwithout merit; returned for lack of funds
sorry as in causing dejection
  • "a blue day"
  • "the dark days of the war"
  • "a week of rainy depressing weather"
  • "a disconsolate winter landscape"
  • "the first dismal dispiriting days of November"
  • "a dark gloomy day"
  • "grim rainy weather"

Synonyms

  • blueturn blue ; blue color or pigment; blue clothing; any organization or party whose uniforms or badges are blue; the sky as viewed during daylight; used to whiten laundry or hair or give it a bluish tinge ; the sodium salt of amobarbital that is used as a barbiturate; any of numerous small butterflies of the family Lycaenidae ; of the color intermediate between green and violet; used to signify the Union forces in the American Civil War (who wore blue uniforms); filled with melancholy and despondency; characterized by profanity or cursing; suggestive of sexual impropriety; belonging to or characteristic of the nobility or aristocracy; morally rigorous and strict; causing dejection
  • darkabsence of light or illumination ; absence of moral or spiritual values; an unilluminated area; the time after sunset and before sunrise while it is dark outside ; an unenlightened state; devoid of or deficient in light or brightness; (used of color) having a dark hue; brunet (used of hair or skin or eyes); stemming from evil characteristics or forces; secret; showing a brooding ill humor; lacking enlightenment or knowledge or culture; marked by difficulty of style or expression; causing dejection; not giving performances
  • dingythickly covered with ingrained dirt or soot; (of color) discolored by impurities; causing dejection
  • disconsolatesad beyond comforting; causing dejection
  • dismalcausing dejection
  • gloomydepressingly dark; filled with melancholy and despondency; causing dejection
  • grimnot to be placated or appeased or moved by entreaty; shockingly repellent; harshly ironic or sinister; harshly uninviting or formidable in manner or appearance; filled with melancholy and despondency; causing dejection
  • draba dull greyish to yellowish or light olive brown ; lacking in liveliness or charm or surprise; lacking brightness or color; of a light brownish green color ; causing dejection
  • drearcausing dejection
  • drearylacking in liveliness or charm or surprise; causing dejection