What does the word sorry mean?

    Part of speech: noun


  • Part of speech: adverb


  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Grieved or pained; regretful.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Poor; paltry.

Usage examples for sorry

  1. " I am sorry for her. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  2. I'm sorry to have given you so much trouble. – The Shrieking Pit by Arthur J. Rees
  3. And sorry for him, Oh, so sorry. – We Three by Gouverneur Morris