Meaning of Contrition



English: Contrition
Bangla: অনুতাপ, অনুশোচনা, অনুশোচন
Hindi: पश्चाताप, अनुताप, सन्ताप
Type: Unknown / অজানা / अज्ञात
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Bangla Academy Dictionary:


Definition: 1

sincere penitence or remorse.

Definition: 2

Theology. sorrow for and detestation of sin with a true purpose of amendment, arising from a love of God for His own perfections (perfect contrition) or from some inferior motive, as fear of divine punishment (imperfect contrition)

Definition: 3

deeply felt remorse; penitence

Definition: 4

(Christianity) detestation of past sins and a resolve to make amends, either from love of God (perfect contrition) or from hope of heaven (imperfect contrition)