English translation of 'pentito'
- (gen, persona, sguardo etc)
masculine noun, feminine noun
- (terrorista, mafioso)
≈ supergrass (Brit),
terrorist/criminal who turns police informer
'pentito' in Other Languages
British English: repentant ADJECTIVE
Someone who is repentant shows or says that they are sorry for something wrong they have done.
He was feeling guilty and depressed, repentant and scared.
Translation of pentito from the Collins Italian to English Dictionary