Definitions for "Penitential"
Of or pertaining to penitence, or to penance; expressing penitence; of the nature of penance; as, the penitential book; penitential tears.
A book formerly used by priests hearing confessions, containing rules for the imposition of penances; -- called also penitential book.
of or relating to penitence or penance; "the Day of Atonement is the great penitential day of the Hebrew calendar"
Keywords:  sorry, something, feeling, you
Feeling sorry for something you have done.