adjective, sor·ri·er, sor·ri·est.
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Origin of sorry
SYNONYMS FOR sorry
ANTONYMS FOR sorry
OTHER WORDS FROM sorrysor·ri·ly, adverbsor·ri·ness, nounun·sor·ry, adjective
Words nearby sorry
Example sentences from the Web for sorriest
Visit an animal shelter, pick out the sorriest mutt you can find, and then put it down.
Did you once describe your work in the insurance business as the lousiest, stinkingest, sorriest type of business possible?Warren Commission (9 of 26): Hearings Vol. IX (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
Who is so green, so soft, so foolishly the victim of the sorriest sharper as this man?The Bertrams|Anthony Trollope
This your mere worldly people do not seem to know, and therein make the sorriest and the vulgarest of all mistakes.
The water has receded in the night almost as rapidly as it came, and behind it remains the sorriest sight imaginable.The Johnstown Horror|James Herbert Walker
He was the dingiest, the laziest, the sorriest brown blot against the green background of any bench in the park.The Voice of the City|O. Henry
British Dictionary definitions for sorriest
adjective -rier or -riest
Derived forms of sorrysorrily, adverbsorriness, noun
Word Origin for sorry
Idioms and Phrases with sorriest
see better safe than sorry.