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synonyms for self reproach

  • contrition
  • penance
  • repentance
  • anguish
  • attrition
  • compunction
  • contriteness
  • debasement
  • degradation
  • distress
  • grief
  • humiliation
  • qualm
  • regret
  • remorse
  • rue
  • ruefulness
  • ruth
  • sadness
  • scruple
  • self-condemnation
  • self-flagellation
  • self-punishment
  • self-reproach
  • humbling
  • remorsefulness
  • self-castigation
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antonyms for self reproach

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  • approval
  • comfort
  • contentedness
  • elevation
  • happiness
  • joy
  • satisfaction
  • shamelessness
      • happiness
      • indifference
      • meanness
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      How to use self reproach in a sentence

      Let the thought of self pass in, and the beauty of great action is gone, like the bloom from a soiled flower.
      PEARLS OF THOUGHTMATURIN M. BALLOU
      Now this setting up of an orderly law-abiding self seems to me to imply that there are impulses which make for order.
      CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
      At present, Louis was too self-absorbed by the struggles within him, to look deep into what was passing around him.
      THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
      But to wave this discourse of Heathens, how many self-contradicting principles are there held among Christians?
      THE LIFE AND MOST SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, OF YORK, MARINER (1801)DANIEL DEFOE
      Jean grinned and dribbled self-consciously, and showed his two little teeth to the proudest father in the world.
      THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
      These evidences of an impulse to look on correction as a quite proper thing are corroborated by stories of self-punishment.
      CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
      "It is good to pray here," she said, in a tone the mildness and sincerity of which made the reproach more cutting.
      BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
      As guileless, though as self-reliant, gentlewomen as sequestered England could produce.
      THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
      The inheritance of the children of sinners shall perish, and with their posterity shall be a perpetual reproach.
      THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
      I must aspire to the agitating transports of self-devotion, in scenes of sacrifice and peril!
      THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
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