penitência

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penitência f (plural penitências)

  1. penitence (regret or remorse for doing wrong or sinning)
  2. punishment (penalty to punish wrongdoing)
  3. (Roman Catholicism) confession (disclosure of one’s sins to a priest for absolution)

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