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repentance
used in Macbeth

2 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
  • O, yet I do repent me of my fury, That I did kill them.
    2.1 — Act 2 Scene 1 — Inverness. Court within the Castle (86% in)
  • But I have spoke With one that saw him die: who did report, That very frankly he confess'd his treasons; Implor'd your highness' pardon; and set forth A deep repentance: nothing in his life Became him like the leaving it; he died As one that had been studied in his death, To throw away the dearest thing he ow'd As 'twere a careless trifle.
    1.4 — Act 1 Scene 4 — Forres. A Room in the Palace (15% in)

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