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Spell check of penitent

Correct spelling: penitent

Synonyms:
remorseful, apologetic, regretful, rueful, grieving, mourning, regret, atoning, compunctious, sorry, penitential, repentant, contrite, sorrowful, ruthful, lamenting, shameful.

Antonyms:
remorseless, unashamed, shameless, unapologetic, pitiless, compassionless, ruthless, unmerciful, impenitent, unrepentant, unremorseful, cruel, merciless.

Examples of usage:

1) At that moment he did not feel particularly penitent. - "Lonesome Land", B. M. Bower.

2) It was not often that she felt in a penitent mood, and he did not seem disposed to make it any easier for her. - "A Prairie Courtship", Harold Bindloss.

3) To prove they are penitent, one confession will serve as a fair representation of the whole. - "Marital Power Exemplified in Mrs. Packard's Trial, and Self-Defence from the Charge of Insanity", Elizabeth Parsons Ware Packard.

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