Definition of guilt-ridden in English:

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Filled with feelings of guilt: a guilt-ridden man who’s hiding from his past
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  • There is evidence that he feels some remorse: he was convicted partly on the basis of three guilt-ridden confessions.
  • I feel guilt-ridden, like a murderer.
  • However, because he still possesses his crown, his queen, and his ambition, the guilt-ridden murderer knows that his repentance is insincere.

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Syllabification: guilt-rid·den

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