Contrition in a Sentence πŸ”Š

Definition of Contrition

the state of feeling remorseful or sorry for what one has done

Examples of Contrition in a sentence

The defendant pled guilty to the crime and expressed heartfelt contrition for the things he done. πŸ”Š

Although he tried to express his regret through acts of contrition, no one believed the thief was actually remorseful. πŸ”Š

Through a sorrow-filled speech, the politician expressed contrition for his inappropriate office behavior. πŸ”Š

The murder showed no contrition for his crimes and gave a smug look to the victim’s family after his trial.  πŸ”Š

A note of contrition was sent from the bully to his classmate to express his regret in pushing him down the slide.  πŸ”Š

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