Repentant - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |rɪˈpentənt|  American pronunciation of the word repentant
Brit.  |rɪˈpɛntənt|  British pronunciation of the word repentant

adjective

- feeling or expressing remorse for misdeeds (syn: penitent)

Examples

...the judge chose to show clemency to the truly repentant embezzler...

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