Translation of repentant in Spanish:


arrepentido, adj.

Pronunciation /rəˈpɛnt(ə)nt//rɪˈpɛntənt/


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    (sinner) arrepentido
    he is thoroughly repentant está profundamente arrepentido
    • repentant for sth arrepentido de algo
    • Picture a Julius Caesar recovered from his murderous assault to confront a repentant Brutus, who must painfully work out the consequences of his actions.
    • So we can sympathize with the older woman's conundrum over the repentant ex-husband: we can forgive, but can we forget?
    • She tried to ignore how adorable he looked, all contrite and repentant.
    • When Dunia returns to her father's grave and breaks down in tears, the reader can surmise that she is ashamed and repentant.
    • He later gave bread to the poor, which upset his mother; she subsequently died, and he felt guilty and repentant - that his action of giving bread was somehow the cause.