conscience-stricken

[ kon-shuh ns-strik-uh n ]SEE DEFINITION OF conscience-stricken

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She was now in a moment so conscience-stricken that her very basket partook of the change.

He must have been conscience-stricken and more to be pitied, perhaps, than condemned.

Caroline, he was the most distressed and conscience-stricken man in the city.

He was conscience-stricken and fully as miserable as she professed to be.

But Clemens, conscience-stricken, "blushed and weakened," as he said.

"I had almost forgotten him," he cried in a conscience-stricken tone.

Mina was puzzled, but did not go so far wrong as to conceive him conscience-stricken.

Is a fox-hound not conscience-stricken for his harry of the sheep-fold?

She did not seem in the least conscience-stricken; she said: “Thank goodness, at last!”

Hugh was not in the least conscience-stricken at her evident lack of composure.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR CONSCIENCE-STRICKEN

ashamed

adjectiveregretting, remorseful
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