What is another word for contrite?

122 synonyms found


[ k_ə_n_t_ɹ_ˈaɪ_t], [ kəntɹˈa͡ɪt], [ kəntɹˈa‍ɪt]

Synonyms for Contrite:

humble (adjective) penitent (adjective) regretful (adjective) Other synonyms:

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Rhymes for Contrite:

  1. right, flight, trite, might, fright, rite, sleight, bright, kite, smite, cite, night, site, spite, write, fight, reit, knight, plight, light, lite, sight, slight, sprite, mite, height, tight, quite, wight, blight, bite, wright, white;
  2. invite, forthright, tonight, upright, indite, polite, outright, uptight, ignite, alight, aright, recite, indict, despite, rewrite, delight, excite, incite, alright;
  3. reunite, overnight;

Quotes for Contrite:

  1. The tender heart, the broken and contrite spirit, are to me far above all the joys that I could ever hope for in this vale of tears. Charles Simeon.