Definition of repentant in English:
Expressing or feeling sincere regret and remorse; remorseful: he is truly repentant for his incredible naivety and stupidity
More example sentences
- He later gave bread to the poor, which upset his mother; she subsequently died, and he felt guilty and repentant - that his action of giving bread was somehow the cause.
- When Dunia returns to her father's grave and breaks down in tears, the reader can surmise that she is ashamed and repentant.
- She tried to ignore how adorable he looked, all contrite and repentant.
Words that rhyme with repentantacceptant
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan