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contrite
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Oliver Twist
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  • ...your evident contrition, and sense of shame; all lead me to believe that you might yet be reclaimed.

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  • She apologized, but didn’t seem genuinely contrite.
  • Even after the jury found her guilty, she showed no sign of contrition.

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