Synonyms for contritekənˈtraɪt, ˈkɒn traɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. contrite, remorseful, rueful, ruthful(adj)

    feeling or expressing pain or sorrow for sins or offenses

    Synonyms:
    contrite, remorseful, rueful, ruthful

    Antonyms:
    impenitent, unremorseful, unrepentant

Wiktionary

  1. contrite(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    apologetic

    Antonyms:
    attrite

  2. contrite(adjective)

    Sincerely penitent or feeling regret or sorrow, especially for one\u2019s own actions; apologetic.

    Synonyms:
    apologetic

    Antonyms:
    attrite

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. contrite(a.)

    Synonyms:
    penitent, repentant, humble, self-convicted, broken in spirit

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

apologetic, repentant


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