repent-v; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: turn away from sin, feel remorse

Commentary: Syntax Is: NP1[agent] REPENT (PP)

He has repented for sins.
We married in haste, then repented in equal haste, as we failed to
cope with bills, a baby and each other.

VerbNet: NP
FrameNet: Contrition
PropBank: NP
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2