5 Letters
4 Consonants
1 Vowels
2 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use sorry as a article or as a adjective satellite in a sentence.
About Sorry
A 2 syllables article and 5 letters with the letters o, r, s, and y, 4 consonants, 1 vowels and 2 syllables with the middle letter r. Sorry starts with and ends in a consonant with the starting letters s, so, sor, sorr, and the ending characters are y, ry, rry, orry, . Sorry is also a double consonant (rr) word. View the double consonant words list.
Depressing in character or appearance; "drove through dingy streets"; "the dismal prison twilight"- Charles Dickens; "drab old buildings"; "a dreary mining town"; "gloomy tenements"; "sorry routine that follows on the heels of death"- B.A.Williams
Middle English
Is sorry a scrabble word? A 8 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Sorry in Pig Latin is said as "orrysay or orrysway".
s | o | r | r | y
so | or | rr | ry
sor | orr | rry
sorr | orry
Word Gram
Adjective Satellite Examples
depressing in character or appearance;
"drove through dingy streets";
"the dismal prison twilight"- Charles Dickens;
"drab old buildings";
"a dreary mining town";
"gloomy tenements";
"sorry routine that follows on the heels of death"- B.A.Williams
feeling or expressing sorrow or pity;
"a pitying observer threw his coat around her shoulders";
"let him perish without a pitying thought of ours wasted upon him"- Thomas De Quincey
"my finances were in a deplorable state";
"a lamentable decision";
"her clothes were in sad shape";
"a sorry state of affairs"
keenly sorry or regretful;
"felt bad about letting the team down";
"was sorry that she had treated him so badly";
"felt bad about breaking the vase"
feeling or expressing pain or sorrow for sins or offenses
without merit;
"a sorry horse";
"a sorry excuse";
"a lazy no-count, good-for-nothing goldbrick";
"the car was a no-good piece of junk"
Article Examples
having regret or sorrow or a sense of loss over something done or undone;
"felt regretful over his vanished youth";
"regretful over mistakes she had made"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Sorry"

There are 890 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to sorry.

Abjectshowing humiliation or submissiveness
"an abject apology"
Achromatichaving no hue
Achromichaving no color
Achromoushaving no color
Adulteressa woman adulterer
Adversein an opposing direction
"adverse currents"
"a contrary wind"
Affectingarousing affect
"the homecoming of the released hostages was an affecting scene"
"poignant grief cannot endure forever"
"his gratitude was simple and touching"
Afflictivecausing misery or pain or distress
"it was a sore trial to him"
"the painful process of growing up"
Ailmentan often persistent bodily disorder or disease
a cause for complaining

View all cognitive synonyms for Sorry


There are 1 anagrams from sorry.

Anagram Definition
Sorrydepressing in character or appearance
"drove through dingy streets"
"the dismal prison twilight"- Charles Dickens
"drab old buildings"
"a dreary mining town"
"gloomy tenements"
"sorry routine that follows on the heels of death"- B.A.Williams

View English words with the unique letters used in sorry. Words With The Letters Orsy

Similar Words

There are 2 words that are similar to "Sorry".

Similar WordDefinition
Cheerlesslacking cheer;
"something cheerless about the room";
"a moody and uncheerful person";
"an uncheerful place"
Uncheerfullacking cheer;
"something cheerless about the room";
"a moody and uncheerful person";
"an uncheerful place"

The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word sorry.

Is sorry a scrabble word or can you use sorry in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 78425 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 76636 games. This 5 letter 8 point scrabble word can be rearranged 60 ways. What other words can be made with the letters o, r, s, and y? There's 26 with 7 letters or less with the letters o, r, s, and y. Here is a list of 25 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Masonry (7 letters) 12 +4 13 +6 masonry
Droshky (7 letters) 18 +10 16 +9 droshky
Drosky (6 letters) 14 +6 13 +6 drosky
Hosiery (7 letters) 13 +5 11 +4 hosiery
Rayons (6 letters) 9 +1 9 +2 rayons
Rosary (6 letters) 9 +1 8 +1 aorrsy
Synchro (7 letters) 15 +7 15 +8 synchro
Eyesore (7 letters) 10 +2 9 +2 eyesore
Sorcery (7 letters) 12 +4 12 +5 ceorrsy
Nynorsk (7 letters) 14 +6 15 +8 nynorsk
Argosy (6 letters) 10 +2 10 +3 argosy
Mysore (6 letters) 11 +3 11 +4 mysore
Crosby (6 letters) 13 +5 14 +7 crosby
Saroyan (7 letters) 10 +2 10 +3 saroyan
Rosebay (7 letters) 12 +4 12 +5 rosebay
Signory (7 letters) 11 +3 12 +5 signory
Rosy (4 letters) 7 6 rosy
Sorry (5 letters) 8 7 orrsy
Sensory (7 letters) 10 +2 10 +3 enorssy
Grossly (7 letters) 11 +3 12 +5 grossly
Soberly (7 letters) 12 +4 13 +6 soberly
Crossly (7 letters) 12 +4 13 +6 crossly
Sorely (6 letters) 9 +1 9 +2 sorely
Horsy (5 letters) 11 +3 9 +2 horsy
Sheryo (6 letters) 12 +4 10 +3 sheryo


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