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repentance
used in Howards End

6 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
  • I dare say they are sitting in the sun in Hertfordshire, and you will never repent joining them.
    Chapter 10 (90% in)
  • I shall never repent joining you.
    Chapter 10 (90% in)
  • It was not true repentance.
    Chapter 29 (7% in)
  • Men like you use repentance as a blind, so don't repent.
    Chapter 38 (90% in)
  • Men like you use repentance as a blind, so don't repent.
    Chapter 38 (90% in)
  • Now that she had time to think over her own tragedy, she was unrepentant.
    Chapter 43 (41% in)

There are no more uses of "repentance" in Howards End.

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