Synonyms for impenitent

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The impenitent have no promise of forgiveness, and therefore cannot have faith.

If my father had failed to escape, and had been hung, he would have died hardened and impenitent.

Justice, however, remained to be done on the hardened and impenitent.

Her prayers were perfumed with sighs, and cries, and tears for the impenitent.

For the scourge would fall destructively on the impenitent alone.

I avow myself an impenitent Shakesperian in this respect also.

This was the first prayer I had offered for years; for I had been an impenitent woman.

The German sniper is really a lineal descendant of the impenitent thief.

This is as long as he is impenitent, an unbeliever and refuser.

I've told her all my sins, but I've not told her that I'm impenitent.

WORD ORIGIN

early 15c., from Latin impaenitentem, from assimilated form of in- "not, opposite of" (see in- (1)) + paenitens (see penitence).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR IMPENITENT

unrepentant

adjectiveremorseless
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