One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘he looked so contrite that she relented’
remorseful, repentant, penitent, regretful, full of regret, sorry, apologetic, self-reproachful, rueful, sheepish, hangdog
ashamed, chastened, shamefaced, conscience-stricken, guilt-ridden, in sackcloth and ashes
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