} Meaning of PENITENT in a sentence - Words In Sentences

Meaning of PENITENT in a sentence

Definition: feeling sorrow for a previous action

Part of Speech: Adjective

Synonym(s): contrite, sorry

Antonym(s): unrepentant, unashamed

Example Sentences:


1. The penitent husband begged his wife not to divorce him.


2. The priest told the penitent parishioner to ask God for forgiveness.


3. Because the student was penitent and apologized for misbehaving, he received only a minor consequence.

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