Arrepentirse in English | Spanish to English Translation

arrepentirse

 
arrepentirse
pronominal verb
1. (to feel remorse)
a. to regret 
Me arrepiento de no haber tomado un año sabático antes de la universidad.I regret not having taken a year off before college.
b. to be sorry 
No comas demasiados dulces o te arrepentirás.Don't eat too many sweets or you will be sorry.
c. to repent  (formal)
"Arrepiéntanse y pidan perdón," predicó el sacerdote. "Repent and ask for forgiveness," preached the priest.
2. (to change one's opinion)
a. to change one's mind 
Me iba a ir a la playa este fin, pero me arrepentí. I was going to go the beach this weekend, but I changed my mind.
arrepentirse
pronominal verb
1. to regret it (lamentar) (de acción); to repent (de pecado, crimen)
  • arrepentirse de algo/de haber hecho algo to regret something/having done something; (acción) to repent (of) something/having done something (pecado, crimen)
  • ven a Escocia, no te arrepentirás come to Scotland, you won't regret it
  • como no me hagas caso, te arrepentirás you'll be sorry if you don't listen to me, if you don't listen to me you'll live to regret it
2. (volverse atrás)
  • al final, me arrepentí y no fui in the end, I decided not to go
  • no te arrepientas en el último momento don't change your mind at the last minute
arrepentirse
pronominal verb
to repent; be repentant
arrepentirse de algo to regret sth; arrepentirse de haber hecho algo to regret doing sth; regret having done sth; no arrepentirse de nada to have no regrets; not be sorry for anything
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