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Word: contrite

Definition: penitent; repentant; N. contrition


More Vocab Words

::: barefaced - shameless and noticeable; blatant; bold; unconcealed; having no covering on the face; Ex. barefaced lie
::: deplete - reduce; exhaust
::: supercilious - haughty; arrogant; condescending; patronizing; CF. eyebrow, cilium
::: abate - subside or moderate
::: ensue - follow (as a result)
::: culpable - deserving blame; blameworthy
::: apolitical - having an aversion or lack of concern for political affairs
::: dapper - neat and trim (in appearance); (of small men) neat in appearance and quick in movements; neat; spry
::: wreak - inflict; Ex. wreak one's vengeance on
::: breach - breaking of contract or duty; fissure or gap; opening; V.