1. Feeling or expressing regret or sorrow or a sense of loss over something done or undone (synset 301153978)
    "felt regretful over his vanished youth"; "regretful over mistakes she had made"; "he felt bad about breaking the vase"
  2. Bad;
    Unfortunate (synset 301130672)
    "my finances were in a deplorable state"; "a lamentable decision"; "her clothes were in sad shape"; "a sorry state of affairs"
  3. Without merit;
    Of little or no value or use (synset 302512593)
    "a sorry horse"; "a sorry excuse"; "a lazy no-count, good-for-nothing goldbrick"; "the car was a no-good piece of junk"
  4. Causing dejection (synset 300365961)
    "a blue day"; "the dark days of the war"; "a week of rainy depressing weather"; "a disconsolate winter landscape"; "the first dismal dispiriting days of November"; "a dark gloomy day"; "grim rainy weather"

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