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repentance
used in Antony and Cleopatra

4 uses
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Definition
the feeling or expression of regret for having done something wrong with a firm decision to be a better person in the future
  • Repent that e'er thy tongue Hath so betray'd thine act: being done unknown, I should have found it afterwards well done; But must condemn it now.
    2.7 — Act 2 Scene 7 — On board POMPEY'S Galley, lying near Misenum (58% in)
  • Indeed, he is so: I repent me much That so I harried him.
    3.3 — Act 3 Scene 3 — Alexandria. A Room in the Palace (83% in)
  • If that thy father live, let him repent Thou wast not made his daughter; and be thou sorry To follow Caesar in his triumph, since Thou hast been whipp'd for following him: henceforth The white hand of a lady fever thee, Shake thou to look on't.
    3.13 — Act 3 Scene 13 — Alexandria. A Room in the Palace (69% in)
  • Be witness to me, O thou blessed moon, When men revolted shall upon record Bear hateful memory, poor Enobarbus did Before thy face repent!
    4.9 — Act 4 Scene 9 — CAESAR'S camp (32% in)

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