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penitent

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  • adjshamed, sorrowful
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Synonyms for penitent

adj shamed, sorrowful
  • repentant
  • abject
  • apologetic
  • atoning
  • attritional
  • compunctious
  • conscience-stricken
  • contrite
  • penitential
  • regretful
  • remorseful
  • rueful
  • sorry

Antonyms for penitent

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