noun. ['kəmˈpʌŋkʃən'] a feeling of deep regret (usually for some misdeed).
- guilty conscience
- guilt feelings
- guilt trip
Words that Rhyme with Compunction
How do you pronounce compunction?
Pronounce compunction as kəmˈpəŋkʃən.
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Example sentences of the word compunction
1. Noun, singular or mass
Big companies have little compunction about moving to another city if it makes sense financially.