Contrite in a Sentence 🔊

Definition of Contrite

feeling or showing remorse or regret

Examples of Contrite in a sentence

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

The guilty defendant seemed contrite for his actions, crying a river in front of everyone, and he even went as far as requesting 500 hours community service.  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

If you were contrite, you would have said "I'm sorry" by now instead of being so stubborn.  ðŸ”Š

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

Contrite tears poured from the husband when he revealed to his wife of committing infidelity.  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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