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IMPENITENCE

 Dictionary entry overview: What does impenitence mean? 

IMPENITENCE (noun)
  The noun IMPENITENCE has 1 sense:

1. the trait of refusing to repent

  Familiarity information: IMPENITENCE used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


IMPENITENCE (noun)


Sense 1impenitence [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The trait of refusing to repent

Classified under:

Nouns denoting attributes of people and objects

Synonyms:

impenitence; impenitency

Hypernyms ("impenitence" is a kind of...):

bullheadedness; obstinacy; obstinance; pigheadedness; self-will; stubbornness (resolute adherence to your own ideas or desires)


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