Penitent

Penitent meaning in Hindi

Penitent Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with picture dictionary

Penitent

  • (adj) feeling or showing sorrow and regret for having done wrong; repentant; “she stood with her hands joined below her waist like a penitent child”
  • (noun) a person who repents their sins and (in the Christian Church) seeks forgiveness from God.
  • (noun) (in the Roman Catholic Church) a person who confesses their sins to a priest and submits to the penance that he imposes.

Penitent (पेनिटन्ट / पेनिटिन्ट) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • पश्चातापी, पछताने या अफ़सोस करने वाला, तोबा करनेवाला व्यक्ति, अनुतापी

Penitent Origin

  • Middle English: from Old French, from Latin paenitent- ‘repenting’, from the verb paenitere.

Penitent in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Penitent, he attempted to reconcile himself to his father, but King Henry II feared that this was a trick and refused to attend his son.
  • Kalam was penitent after this reproachful decision.
  • Forget that wildling that tried to kill you, you’re done with that penitent sex thing.
  • I am also penitent that the State Govt. put restrictions on the payment of the cheques but Bandh will not solve such problems permanently.
  • They were like penitent schoolboys and confessed sheepishly, ‘We won’t ever repeat this.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of penitent

  • he went in the ‘tent’ and gave a ‘penny’ as a bribe, later on he was penitent that he should have not paid bribe.

Penitent Pronunciation

Contrite

contrite English Hindi meaning

Contrite Vocab Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with picture

Contrite [kuh n-trahyt, kon-trahyt]

  • (adj) feeling or expressing remorse at the recognition that one has done wrong

Contrite (कन्ट्राइट) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • अनुतापी,  दुःखित, पश्चात्तापी, मनोव्यथित

Contrite Origin

  • Middle English: from Old French contrit, from Latin contritus, past participle of conterere ‘grind down, wear away’, from con- ‘together’ + terere ‘rub’.

Contrite in a sentence (usage in newspaper)

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of contrite

  • Aache se ‘count’ karo ‘money’ nahi toh baad mein contrite (पश्चात्तापी) ho jaaoge

Contrite pronunciation

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