Definition of 'compunction'
Example sentences containing 'compunction'
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He had no compunction about tricking her: Newman was in a cold and clinical mood now that he had a positive lead to follow.COVER STORY (2002) MIDNIGHT IS A LONELY PLACE (2002)
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