Synonyms and Antonyms of penitence
- The sincerity of the player's penitence is questionable—he began to express remorse only after the suspension was handed down.
Synonym Discussion of penitence
- absolution is dependent upon sincere penitence
- repentance accompanied by a complete change of character
- tearful expressions of contrition
- had no compunctions about taking back what is mine
- thieves untroubled by feelings of remorse
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