English-German translation for "repent"

"repent" German translation

repent
[riˈpent]intransitive verb | intransitives Verb v/i

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  • Reue empfinden (of überaccusative (case) | Akkusativ akk)
    repent
    repent
examples
repent
[riˈpent]transitive verb | transitives Verb v/t

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examples
  • to repent one’s words
    seine Worte bereuen
    to repent one’s words
  • you shall repent this
    das wirstor | oder od sollst du noch bereuen
    you shall repent this
repent
[riˈpent]reflexive verb | reflexives Verb v/r

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  • bereuen
    repent mit me obsolete | obsolet, begrifflich veraltetobs
    repent mit me obsolete | obsolet, begrifflich veraltetobs
  • reuen
    repent unpers obsolete | obsolet, begrifflich veraltetobs
    repent unpers obsolete | obsolet, begrifflich veraltetobs
examples
Russland hätte den Stalinismus und das Gulag-System bereuen müssen.
Russia should have repented for Stalinism and the gulag system.
Source: News-Commentary
Als Christdemokraten müssen wir selbstverständlich jedem beistehen, der sich bekehrt.
As Christian Democrats, we must, of course, support anyone who repents.
Source: Europarl
Er bereute es jetzt in tiefster Seele, mit Stepan Arkadjewitsch dieses Gespräch begonnen zu haben.
He now repented with his whole heart of having begun this conversation with Oblonsky.
Source: Books
Ich hoffe, dass wir diese Eile nicht im Nachhinein bereuen werden.
I hope this will not be a case of'legislate in haste and repent at leisure'.
Source: Europarl
Schnelle Ausgaben, späte Reue: Amerikas jüngstes Rettungspaket
Spend in haste, repent at leisure: America s latest bailout plan ’
Source: News-Commentary
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repent
[ˈriːpənt]adjective | Adjektiv adj

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  • kriechend
    repent botany | BotanikBOT zoology | ZoologieZOOL
    repent botany | BotanikBOT zoology | ZoologieZOOL
marry in haste and repent at leisure
schnell gefreit, lang bereut
marry in haste and repent at leisure
Russland hätte den Stalinismus und das Gulag-System bereuen müssen.
Russia should have repented for Stalinism and the gulag system.
Source: News-Commentary
Als Christdemokraten müssen wir selbstverständlich jedem beistehen, der sich bekehrt.
As Christian Democrats, we must, of course, support anyone who repents.
Source: Europarl
Er bereute es jetzt in tiefster Seele, mit Stepan Arkadjewitsch dieses Gespräch begonnen zu haben.
He now repented with his whole heart of having begun this conversation with Oblonsky.
Source: Books
Ich hoffe, dass wir diese Eile nicht im Nachhinein bereuen werden.
I hope this will not be a case of'legislate in haste and repent at leisure'.
Source: Europarl
Schnelle Ausgaben, späte Reue: Amerikas jüngstes Rettungspaket
Spend in haste, repent at leisure: America s latest bailout plan ’
Source: News-Commentary
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