Definición de compunction en inglés:

compunction

Saltos de línea: com|punc¦tion
Pronunciación: /kəmˈpʌŋkʃ(ə)n
 
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sustantivo

[mass noun, usually with negative]

Derivativos

compunctious

adjetivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • We are so conscientious and compunctious and compassionate that we did the EIA as early as in 1988 for the 2007 project.
  • And yet the point remains: the true psychopath has not in the first place the compunctious visitings whose passage needs to be stopped up.
  • The actual audience, like the heavenly one, can peep through the blanket of stage dark, and what it sees is that a compunctious visiting of nature prevents Lady Macbeth from carrying out the act at all.

compunctiously

adverbio

Origen

Middle English: from Old French componction, from ecclesiastical Latin compunctio(n-), from Latin compungere 'prick sharply', from com- (expressing intensive force) + pungere 'to prick'.

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