Bedeutung von "guilt" Essential English Dictionary

guilt

noun [ no plural ] uk /ɡɪlt/

the bad feeling you get when you know you have done something bad, such as upsetting someone:

He had feelings of guilt about leaving his children.

the fact that someone has done something illegal:

He was never convinced of her guilt.
→ Opposite innocence

(Definition von "guilt" von Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)