Definitions of penitent
a. - Feeling pain or sorrow on account of sins or offenses; repentant; contrite; sincerely affected by a sense of guilt, and resolved on amendment of life. 2
a. - Doing penance. 2
n. - One who repents of sin; one sorrowful on account of his transgressions. 2
n. - One under church censure, but admitted to penance; one undergoing penance. 2
n. - One under the direction of a confessor. 2
The word "penitent" uses 8 letters: E E I N N P T T.
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