Contrite in a Sentence  ðŸ”Š

Definition of Contrite

feeling or showing remorse or regret

Examples of Contrite in a sentence

The contrite young boy apologized to his parents for breaking the window and took on extra household chores to cover the cost of repairing it.  ðŸ”Š

Feeling ashamed and contrite, I apologized for yelling at my mother and promised never to do it again.  ðŸ”Š

Because he wasn’t contrite, the judge sentenced the unremorseful man to the maximum number of years.  ðŸ”Š

Don't you have any contrite in your heart for murdering my brother?!  ðŸ”Š

The unrepentant husband remained contrite even when faced with the damaged his affair had caused.  ðŸ”Š

The local news was noticeably contrite and apologized to viewers for the countless on-air technical difficulties.  ðŸ”Š

Though she claimed to be contrite, the woman was truly shameless.  ðŸ”Š

The guilty defendant seemed contrite for his actions, crying a river before the courtroom, and he even went as far as demanding 500 hours of community service.  ðŸ”Š

Since you wrote a contrite letter expressing remorse, I will forgive and accept you back into my life.  ðŸ”Š

When the guilty verdict was read, the defendant lowered her head to the ground, visibly contrite.  ðŸ”Š

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