unrepentant

adjective un·re·pen·tant \ ˌən-ri-ˈpen-tᵊnt \
Updated on: 13 Dec 2017

Definition of unrepentant

1 : not feeling or exhibiting shame or remorse : not repentant
  • an unrepentant sinner
2 : feeling or showing no inclination to change : unapologetic
  • He was an unrepentant eccentric and flamboyant dresser.
  • —David Sweetman

unrepentantly

adverb
    • … plays the part of patient vegetarian whenever her unrepentantly carnivorous brother drops in …
    • —John Haney

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First Known Use of unrepentant

14th century



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