Adjective(1) feeling or expressing regret or sorrow or a sense of loss over something done or undone(2) bad; unfortunate(3) without merit; of little or no value or use(4) causing dejection
(1) She whetted a rag and wiped the floor as I dumped the sorry sight into the wastebasket.(2) Without the ability to swim and stamina, a Water Polo player is a sorry sight.(3) I'm sorry I'm so late(4) I'm sorry I said anything(5) The only kink in his plan was that he far preferred to sermonize on what he saw as the sorry state of business leadership.(6) The entire, sorry saga of managerial incompetence stems from that single decision.(7) The whole sorry business makes her think of this Canetti quote.(8) It's a sorry sight to see two stunted propshafts, encrusted with marine growth, but he films the severed ends anyway.(9) I'd say she's sorry now(10) I'm sorry you're leaving(11) I may post more later, if I can sort out my thoughts better (my brain is slush at the moment, sorry !)(12) sorry about that!(13) Laughing so hard that tears ran down his face, Ranear of Tusheba was a sorry sight.(14) Sorry if it still doesn't make sense but it does to me, sorry !(15) Bob hangs his head and acts like he's sheepish and sorry , but he's entered into a world, within himself, from which he will not emerge.(16) Add to these charges the negligence and incompetence shown throughout this sorry affair.
(1) say sorry :: sê jammer
(2) sorry for :: jammer vir
(3) feel sorry :: voel jammer
(4) feel sorry for :: voel jammer vir
(5) be sorry :: wees jammer
(6) better safe than sorry :: beter veilig as jammer
1. sad ::
2. full of pity ::
4. pitiful ::
6. bad ::
7. no-account ::
8. dark ::
1. admirable ::
2. creditable ::
3. meritorious ::
Word Example from TV Shows
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Uh, uh... I'm SORRY.
The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 14
Oh, I'm SORRY to hear that.
The Big Bang Theory Season 10, Episode 23
...I am really SORRY about what I said.
I was just upset.
The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 14
Oh, you're SORRY.
It's all better, then.
The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 21
I'm SORRY, but I need to have
something in my life
The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 19
English to Afrikaans Dictionary: sorry
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