contrite contrit


contrite = contrit

Pronunciation =  contrite

Pronunciation in French = contrit

contrite in French: contrit

Part of speechadjective 

Definition in English: feeling or expressing remorse at the recognition that one has done wrong 

Definition in French: ressentir ou exprimer des remords en reconnaissant qu’on a mal agi

Examples in English:

  • She looked contrite after the heated morning argument.

Examples in French:

  • Elle avait l’air contrit après la chaude dispute matinale.

Synonyms of contrite

Synonyms in French plein de remords,
de regret,
plein de regrets,
Synonyms in English remorseful, repentant, penitent, regretful, full of regret, sorry, apologetic

Antonyms of contrite

Antonyms in French impénitent
Antonyms in English unrepentant, defiant

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