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  Words related to penance

Related / Similar Words: self-mortification, self-abasement, repentance, penitence

 

Definition:
  • a Catholic sacrament; repentance and confession and satisfaction and absolution;
  • voluntary self-punishment in order to atone for some wrongdoing;
  • remorse for your past conduct;

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    Hyponyms: confession

     

    Derivational Morphology: repent, regret, rue

     

    Anagrams: panacea

     

     
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