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guilt

noun [U]  /ɡɪlt/ us  
the fact or state of having done something wrong or committed a crime: In the US, people accused of a crime are presumed to be innocent until their guilt is proven. Guilt is also a feeling of anxiety or unhappiness that you have done something immoral or wrong, such as causing harm to another person: She was tormented by feelings of guilt after putting her mother in a nursing home.
Translations of “guilt”
in Korean 죄책감, 유죄…
in Arabic ذَنْب, جُرم…
in French culpabilité…
in Turkish suçluluk, derin mahcubiyet, suç…
in Italian senso di colpa, colpa…
in Chinese (Traditional) 感覺, 內疚, 愧疚…
in Russian вина, сознание вины, виновность…
in Polish wina…
in Spanish culpa, culpabilidad…
in Portuguese culpa…
in German die Schuld…
in Catalan culpabilitat, culpa…
in Japanese 罪悪感, 有罪…
in Chinese (Simplified) 感觉, 内疚, 愧疚…
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