Definition of Sorriest

1. Adjective. (superlative of sorry) ¹



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Definition of Sorriest

1. sorry [adj] - See also: sorry

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sorriest

sorostitutes
sorption
sorption detoxification
sorptions
sorptive
sorr
sorra
sorrance
sorrances
sorras
sorrel
sorrel tree
sorrels
sorrier
sorries
sorriest (current term)
sorrily
sorriness
sorrinesses
sorrow
sorrowe
sorrowed
sorrower
sorrowers
sorrowes
sorroweth
sorrowful
sorrowfully
sorrowfulness
sorrowfulnesses

Literary usage of Sorriest

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1. Castilian Days by John Hay (1903)
"Now the bull is baited and slain by hired artists, and the horses they mount are the sorriest hacks that ever went to the knacker. One of the most brilliant ..."

2. Punch by Mark Lemon, Henry Mayhew, Tom Taylor, Shirley Brooks, Francis Cowley Burnand, Owen Seaman (1870)
"M, Holford paper to the sorriest end, they also expose along with it much more paper, covered with what the Roman Catholic Bishop of Liverpool must consider ..."

3. Life of Mrs. Siddons by Thomas Campbell (1834)
"Of sorriest fancies your companions making ? Using those thoughts which should ... No; all her thoughts are now directed to divert his from those sorriest ..."

4. Life of Mrs. Siddons by Thomas Campbell (1834)
"No; all her thoughts are now directed to divert his from those sorriest fancies, by turning them to the approaching banquet, in exhorting him to conciliate ..."

5. The Plays of William Shakspeare: Accurately Printed from the Text of the by William Shakespeare, Alexander Chalmers, George Steevens, Henry Fuseli (1811)
"How now, my lord ? why do you keep alone, Of sorriest ... sorriest fancies—] ie worthless, ignoble, vile. 4 In restless ecstacy. ..."

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