Definitions of repentant

  1. One who repents, especially one who repents of sin; a penitent.
  2. One who repents; a penitent.
  3. feeling or expressing remorse for misdeeds
  4. Expressing or showing sorrow for sin; as, repentant tears; repentant ashes.
  5. Feeling or showing sorrow because of wrongdoing; pen tent.
  6. Sorrowful for past conduct; sorrowful for sin; expressing sorrow for sin.
  7. Sorrowful on account of past conduct or misdeeds; expressing or showing sorrow for the past.