Noun(1) a feeling of deep regret (usually for some misdeed
(1) they used their tanks without compunction(2) For it is clear they would do the same again, both in America and around the world, without compunction or hesitation.(3) he had no compunction about behaving blasphemously(4) spend the money without compunction(5) We call them sociopaths because they will cheerfully cheat or attack others without compunction .(6) Altogether this provided an ideological charter for the most extreme action, without compunction or remorse.(7) Who lied, cheated, and stole without compunction ?(8) How can soldiers, who are trained to kill enemy combatants without compunction , be decompressed and integrated back into civilian life?(9) Hence his way of life can be sacrificed without compunction , and his protests go unheard.(10) You will kill without compunction and die without complaint.(11) The ability to trample the rights of fellow human beings without compunction is rooted in a belief that the needs of society outweigh the needs of the individual.(12) In the marketplace everything becomes a commodity and all workers become wage slaves who can be fired without compunction .(13) V operates without compunction or mercy, and his brand of enforced anarchy is just as dictatorial as the forces to which he is opposed.(14) But I can, without compunction , recommend the film purely on its own merits.(15) The courts have no similar compunction about making injunctions to prevent torts and these have very much the same effect.(16) The truth is that the average consumer today has no moral compunction about beating the system.
5. unease ::
8. reluctance ::
10. guilt ::
11. regret ::
12. contrition ::
13. self-reproach ::
Different Formscompunction, compunctions
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