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English definition of “guilt trip”

guilt trip

noun [C]
infml a strong feeling of having done something wrong in a particular situation : Hector is going through a major guilt trip over losing his job .
(Definition of guilt trip noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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