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sorry

  
   adj     ( -ier    comp)   ( -iest    superl  )
a      (in apologizing)    sorry!      scusa! (or scusi! or scusate!)  
awfully sorry!, so sorry!, very sorry!        (more polite)    scusa (or scusi or scusate) tanto!  
to be sorry      essere spiacente or desolato (-a)     
to say sorry (to sb for sth)      chiedere scusa (a qn per qc)  
to be sorry about sth      essere dispiaciuto (-a)  or spiacente di qc  
I'm sorry I'm late      scusa il ritardo  
I'm sorry about what happened last night      scusami per quello che è successo ieri sera  
I'm sorry, but you're wrong      scusa ma hai torto  
to be sorry to have to do sth      essere spiacente di dover fare qc  
b      (Brit, what did you say?)  
sorry?      come, scusa?  
c      (regretful, sad)    triste, addolorato (-a)  , desolato (-a)     
I'm very sorry      mi dispiace tanto  
I'm sorry to hear that ...      mi dispiace (sapere) che...  
I'm sorry to tell you that ...      mi dispiace dirti che...  
it was a failure, I'm sorry to say      purtroppo è stato un fiasco  
I can't say I'm sorry      non posso dire che mi dispiaccia  
you'll be sorry for this!      te ne pentirai!  
d      (pitying)    to be or feel sorry for sb      dispiacersi per qn  
to be or feel sorry for o.s.      compiangersi, piangersi addosso  
e      (condition, tale)    pietoso (-a)     ,   (sight, failure)    triste,   (excuse)    misero (-a)  
in a sorry state      in uno stato pietoso  
Translation English - Italian Collins Dictionary  
See also:

sorcery, sorrel, sorrow, story

! Sorry I've been busy with work n.
dispiace, sono stata impegnata con il lavoro

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"sorry": examples and translations in context
Please don't say you're sorry. - Per favore, non dire che ti dispiace.
We're just sorry about Merc's father. Ci dispiace solo per il padre di Merc.
The only difference is that post-Hitler Germany said sorry. L'unica differenza è che la Germania posthitleriana ha chiesto scusa.
- Yes, and I am incredibly sorry. - Sì, e le chiedo davvero scusa.
Sorry, sorry, sorry, sorry. Scusi, scusi, scusi, scusi.
All right, sorry, sorry, sorry. D'accordo, scusi, scusi, scusi.
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