impenitent


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im·pen·i·tent

 (ĭm-pĕn′ĭ-tənt)
adj.
Not penitent; unrepentant.

im·pen′i·tence n.
im·pen′i·tent n.
im·pen′i·tent·ly adv.

impenitent

(ɪmˈpɛnɪtənt)
adj
not sorry or penitent; unrepentant
imˈpenitence, imˈpenitency, imˈpenitentness n
imˈpenitently adv

im•pen•i•tent

(ɪmˈpɛn ɪ tənt)

adj.
not feeling regret about one's sin or sins; obdurate.
[1525–35; < Late Latin]
im•pen′i•tence, im•pen′i•ten•cy, im•pen′i•tent•ness, n.
im•pen′i•tent•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.impenitent - not penitent or remorsefulimpenitent - not penitent or remorseful    
unashamed - used of persons or their behavior; feeling no shame
unregenerated, unregenerate - not reformed morally or spiritually; "unregenerate human nature"; "unregenerate conservatism"
penitent, repentant - feeling or expressing remorse for misdeeds
2.impenitent - impervious to moral persuasion
unregenerated, unregenerate - not reformed morally or spiritually; "unregenerate human nature"; "unregenerate conservatism"

impenitent

adjective
Devoid of remorse:
Translations

impenitent

[ɪmˈpenɪtənt] ADJimpenitente

impenitent

adjreuelos; he remained quite impenitenter zeigte keine Reue, er bereute es gar nicht; to die impenitentsterben, ohne bereut zu haben

impenitent

[ɪmˈpɛnɪtnt] adjnon pentito/a
she was quite impenitent about it → non ne era affatto pentita
References in classic literature ?
Captain Peleg, said Bildad steadily, thy conscience may be drawing ten inches of water, or ten fathoms, i can't tell; but as thou art still an impenitent man, captain Peleg, I greatly fear lest thy conscience be but a leaky one; and will in the end sink thee foundering down to the fiery pit, Captain Peleg.
He seemed quite used to impenitent Peleg and his ways.
With salt, o' course," said Salters, impenitent, reading the farming reports from a week-old New York paper.
She didn't know what impenitent wretches had been breathing within these walls in the time of that godless and wicked man who had planted every seed of perdition in "our Rita's" ill-disposed heart.
A parlor utensil for subduing the impenitent visitor.
All these hardened and impenitent man-killers, to whom death in its awfulest forms is a fact familiar to their every-day observation; who sleep on hills trembling with the thunder of great guns, dine in the midst of streaming missiles, and play at cards among the dead faces of their dearest friends, - all are watching with suspended breath and beating hearts the outcome of an act involving the life of one man.
As for those captive tribes, themselves were they Who wrought their own captivity, fell off From God to worship calves, the deities Of Egypt, Baal next and Ashtaroth, And all the idolatries of heathen round, Besides their other worse than heathenish crimes; Nor in the land of their captivity Humbled themselves, or penitent besought The God of their forefathers, but so died Impenitent, and left a race behind Like to themselves, distinguishable scarce From Gentiles, but by circumcision vain, And God with idols in their worship joined.
He was done; and there we stood on the landing of the lonely house, the low, thick, eager voice still racing and ringing through our ears; the dead man below, and in front of us his impenitent slayer.
I didn't know him outside the official building, but he leaned forward the desk to shake hands with me, compassionately, as one would with some poor devil going out to be hanged; and I am afraid I performed my part ungraciously, in the hardened manner of an impenitent criminal.
The simple Russian soul is never wholly impenitent.
A year after Orta's death in 1568, his sister was burned at the stake in Goa as "an impenitent Jewess.
Allied with this is the oft-repeated notion that stuffing one's stomach (al-bitnah) vitiates the intelligence, debilitates bodily health, renders the heart obdurate and impenitent, and aids appetitive craving to subvert faith; ibid, [section][section]82, 158, 160, 168, 171, 176.