Reference Entry

remorse

Julia Cresswell

in The Oxford Dictionary of Word Origins

Second edition

Published in print January 2009 | ISBN: 9780199547920
Published online January 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780191727801
remorse

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The idea behind remorse is of regret or guilt that eats away at you, prompting you to repent. The

Reference Entry.  95 words. 

Subjects: History of English

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