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contrite
used in The Iceman Cometh

3 uses
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Definition
feeling sorrow or regret for a fault or offense
  • All at once he becomes miserably contrite.
    Act 2 (90% in)
contrite = feeling sorrow or regret for a fault or offense
  • LEWIS—(light dawning—contritely) My profound apologies, Joseph, old chum.
    Act 1 (47% in)
  • Parritt changes to a contrite, appealing air.
    Act 2 (50% in)

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