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Definition of Repent

Repent

  1. Prostrate and rooting; -- said of stems.
  2. Same as Reptant.
  3. To feel pain, sorrow, or regret, for what one has done or omitted to do.
  4. To change the mind, or the course of conduct, on account of regret or dissatisfaction.
  5. To be sorry for sin as morally evil, and to seek forgiveness; to cease to love and practice sin.
  6. To feel pain on account of; to remember with sorrow.
  7. To feel regret or sorrow; -- used reflexively.
  8. To cause to have sorrow or regret; -- used impersonally.

Repent Quotations

Men of age object too much, consult too long, adventure too little, repent too soon, and seldom drive business home to the full period, but content themselves with a mediocrity of success.
Dale Carnegie

Yes, one can repent of moral transgression. The miracle of forgiveness is real, and true repentance is accepted of the Lord.
Ezra Taft Benson

May we so love as never to have occasion to repent of our love!
Henry David Thoreau

To sigh, yet not recede; to grieve, yet not repent.
George Crabbe

A sinner can no more repent and believe without the Holy Spirit's aid than he can create a world.
Charles Spurgeon
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Repent Translations

repent in Dutch is tot inkeer komen, berouw hebben
repent in Finnish is katua
repent in French is repentir, repentez, repentons, repentent
repent in German is bereuen
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