Definition of 'penitential'
Example sentences containing 'penitential'
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Later in the afternoon, when they were home, it began to rain, one of the blistering, penitential downpours of early summer. LOOKING FOR THE SPARK (2001)
As a priest, as a man, after the long penitential years and the challenges of her own temperament, she was at ease. THE LAST REPORT ON THE MIRACLES AT LITTLE NO HORSE: A NOVEL (2001)
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Used Occasionally. penitential is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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