Definition Of sorry
feeling distress, especially through sympathy with someone else's misfortune.
I was sorry to hear about what happened to your family
in a poor or pitiful state or condition.
he looks a sorry sight with his broken jaw
Example Of sorry
sorry, but I have bad news for you
sorry, can I stop you there?
sorry, that isn't true
sorry, what's your postcode again?
A council spokesman said: ‘We were very sorry to hear a child has been injured and the matter will be thoroughly investigated.’