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repentance

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  • nounfeeling bad for past action
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Synonyms for repentance

noun feeling bad for past action
  • contrition
  • grief
  • guilt
  • penitence
  • regret
  • remorse
  • sorrow
  • attrition
  • compunction
  • conscience
  • contriteness
  • rue
  • ruth
  • self-reproach
  • sorriness
  • penitency

Antonyms for repentance

  • happiness
  • satisfaction
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to repentance

attrition

noun. regret
  • contriteness
  • penance
  • penitence
  • remorse
  • remorsefulness
  • repentance

compunction

noun. regret, sorrow

contriteness

noun. contrition

contrition

noun. regret

mea culpa

noun. guilt acknowledgment

mea culpa

interjection. guilt acknowledgment
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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