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Synonyms and Antonyms of penance

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penance

synonym (synonym of penance)

hypernym (penance IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a Catholic sacrament; repentance and confession and atonement and absolution (noun.act)
    a formal religious ceremony conferring a specific grace on those who receive it; the two Protestant ceremonies are baptism and the Lord's Supper; in t more.. (noun.act)
     
  • remorse for your past conduct (noun.feeling)
    a feeling of deep regret (usually for some misdeed) (noun.feeling)
     
  • voluntary self-punishment in order to atone for some wrongdoing (noun.act)
    the act of punishing (noun.act)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF penance relation)

  • a Catholic sacrament; repentance and confession and atonement and absolution (noun.act)
    (Roman Catholic Church) the act of a penitent disclosing his sinfulness before a priest in the sacrament of penance in the hope of absolution (noun.act)
     

part holonym (PART OF relation)

derivation (.... is derived from penance)

  • remorse for your past conduct (noun.feeling)
    feel remorse for; feel sorry for; be contrite about (verb.emotion)
     
  • (adj.all)
    feeling or expressing remorse for misdeeds (adj.all)
     
  • (adj.all)
    showing or constituting penance (adj.all)
     
  • (adj.all)
    used for punishment or reform of criminals or wrongdoers (adj.all)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym part holonym derivation penitence repentance self-abasement self-mortification sacrament penalisation penalization compunction remorse self-reproach confession absolution remission remission of sin remittal regret repent rue penitent repentant penitential

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