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compunctionnoun [U]

us   /kəmˈpʌŋk·ʃən/
a feeling of guilt or anxiety about something you have done or might do: I would have no compunction about quitting.
(Definition of compunction from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “compunction”
in Chinese (Simplified) 良心的不安, 内疚, 自责…
in Chinese (Traditional) 良心的不安, 內疚, 自責…
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