Definitions for "Contrition"
Keywords:  sorrow, repentance, sin, remorse, guilt
The state of being contrite; deep sorrow and repentance for sin, because sin is displeasing to God; humble penitence; through repentance.
An expression of humility, sorrow or repentance for sin. "The LORD is near to those who have a broken heart, And saves such as have a contrite spirit" (Psa. 34:18).
sorrow for sin arising from fear of damnation
The act of grinding or ribbing to powder; attrition; friction; rubbing.
Keywords:  forgiveness, mistake, error
Forgiveness for error or mistake.
Keywords:  noun