use contrite in a sentence.
The word was 'contrite'.
Plus it gives them a popular platfrom from which to Learn and Rise and be Cutely Contrite...
Did anyone seriously expect Apple to be contrite?
I for one don't believe Apple is being contrite and forthright about the harm they were judged to do to Samsung in the marketplace.
Early on I wondered why he wouldn't just be properly contrite say "I lied" and get this over with.
So I'm glad to see he's being more contrite these days, but I agree that he's falling short of what he needs to do.
The simple and somewhat contrite answer is, stick it out while looking for a better opportunity.
If you get past your expectations about their attitude, they are being pretty forthright about what actually happened; in many more contrite disclosures, you don't get this level of detail.
Iono but if I were in their shoes I'd be quite a bit more contrite, probably not give an attitude?
My inclination when people feel insulted is generally to apologize, but I've re-read my comment twice, and I cannot apologize because I am not contrite.
One way to salvage this situation without getting fired might be to come clean now, be contrite, stop using incendiary words like "inadequate" and demonstrate the new solution as something that just got out of hand.
Actual video of the talk will be online within a day or so, so I suggest you watch that instead of reading contrite stories like this one.