Definition for Remorse

remorse, n. [OFr < Late L. remord─ôre, vex, disturb < re-, again + mord─ôre, bite, sting, attack.] (webplay: feeling, sense).

  1. Sorrow; anguish; grief; pain; intense pity; poignant emotion.
  2. Regret; guilt; pain of conscience.

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