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  • adv. In a repentant manner.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In a repentant manner.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a repentant manner; with repentance.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. showing remorse

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Examples

  • “I said I was sorry,” Jamie said from the freezer, not at all repentantly.

    The Demons Covenant

  • People like Mr. Haszard are upset because they were disfellowshiped when they un-repentantly sinned and now some of their family choose not to associate with them because of his current apostate ways.

    In new membership survey, all mainline churches are declining | RELIGION Blog | dallasnews.com

  • Theatre last week, in the beginning of his season (as his play-bills testify), repentantly resolved to bring him back, and feed him, and be entertained?

    Reprinted Pieces

  • But his Suke had, since that meeting on their marriage-day, repentantly admitted, to the urgency of his questioning, a good deal concerning her past levities.

    The Woodlanders

  • Then, whatever inconvenience or distress of mind the deception cost him, it was manful repentantly to accept as among its consequences, and make no complaint.

    Our Mutual Friend

  • There was something a little malicious, teasing, in the way she delighted to tell him about herself, and then walk demurely, repentantly out.

    The Financier

  • Kennicott frown she handed the bottle on repentantly.

    Main Street

  • Ghost and tell over his hidden sins truly and repentantly.

    A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

  • Mellie giggled but cuddled his throat repentantly.

    Lord of the Isles

  • Afterwardes they entred into the churche with great deuotion, where when the Duchesse had made certaine particuler praiers, shee began to perceiue that God had withstanded her lasciuious wil, and pitying the good Duke her husband, would not permit him to be deceiued in suche disloyal sort, repentantly bewayling her forepassed faulte.

    The Palace of Pleasure, Volume 1

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