Part of speech:
Characterized by or indicative of repentance
Showing or resulting from contrition
Sorrowful about what has been lost or done.
Full of remorse; feeling, expressing, or caused by remorse
Of or relating to penance.
Find another word for penitent. In this page you can discover 19 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for penitent, like: repentant, sorrowful, contrite, sorry, atoner, compunctious, regretful, remorseful, , shamed and sinner.