remorseful

[ri-mawrs-fuhl]

Origin of remorseful

First recorded in 1585–95; remorse + -ful
Related formsre·morse·ful·ly, adverbre·morse·ful·ness, nounun·re·morse·ful, adjectiveun·re·morse·ful·ly, adverbun·re·morse·ful·ness, noun

Synonyms for remorseful

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Word Origin and History for unremorseful

remorseful

adj.

1590s, from remorse + -ful. Related: Remorsefully; remorsefulness.

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