Use this domain for words related to repenting.
Louw Nida Codes:
41E Change Behavior
What words indicate that a person recognizes he has done wrong?
feel convicted, recognize your sin, realize one has done wrong, regret
What words indicate that a person has decided to change his behavior?
repent, have a change of heart, reverse your behavior, reform, go straight
What words refer to a decision to change?
repentance, reformation, reversal, change of heart
What words refer to an admission of wrong?
admit wrong, confess, acknowledge wrong, take something back (that you said),
What words refer to a request for forgiveness?
apologize, apology, apologetic, ask forgiveness
What words refer to an effort to make up for doing wrong?
make amends, make up for, set things right, make restitution, pay back what was taken, return stolen goods
What do people say when they ask for forgiveness?
Sorry! Excuse me. I'm sorry. Forgive me.