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contrite
used in City of Bones

2 uses
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Definition
feeling sorrow or regret for a fault or offense
  • "I have short legs," she reminded him.
    "Sorry." He slowed down, contrite.
    Epilogue (59% in)
contrite = feeling sorrow or regret for a fault or offense
  • There was no contrition in his voice, only curiosity.
    Chapter 16 (87% in)

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