compunctive definition

  • adjective:
    • Sensitive regarding wrongdoing; conscientious.
    • Sensitive in respect of wrongdoing; conscientious.
    • painful and sensitive regarding wrongdoing; careful.
    • delicate in respect of wrongdoing; conscientious.
  • others:
    • Causing compunction, regret, or remorse.
    • Susceptible of remorse; capable of repentance.
    • Causing compunction, regret, or remorse.
    • Susceptible of remorse; effective at repentance.

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