remorse

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Pronunciation[change]

  • (UK) enPR: rĭ-môrsʹ, IPA: /rɪˈmɔː(r)s/
  • (US) enPR: rĭ-môrsʹ, IPA: /rɪˈmɔrs/
  • Hyphenation: re‧morse

Noun[change]

Singular
remorse

Plural
none

  1. (uncountable) Remorse is the feeling of having made a bad mistake. A person gets this bad feeling when they do or say something, and wish they had not.
    I lost a friend because of what I did, and now I feel such remorse about it.

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