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sense of shame

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  1. sense of shame, sense of dutynoun

    a motivating awareness of ethical responsibility

    sense of duty

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  1. Nicola Pocock:

    Male survivors tend to feel a crushing sense of shame that they, as breadwinners, come back with nothing, a lot of them return to poor rural areas and find limited job opportunities, which is why they migrated in the first place.

  2. Greg Valliere:

    Of course they want to be on the winning side, but I think there's almost a sense of shame over getting in bed with Trump. If business wants to take a shower and cleanse themselves, I'll happily focus on this change of attitude rather than any self-serving motives.

  3. Linda Kay Klein:

    The fictions I had learned in church haunted me, i thought if you were in a hot tub and someone ejaculated, [ sperm ] would somehow get over to you. Sex created such a sense of shame that not only could I not have [ it ], I had nightmares and constant nagging thoughts of how far we had gone sexually.

  4. Denny Heck:

    His behavior amplifies and accelerates certain trends, he has no capacity for a sense of shame or even an ounce of humility to acknowledge when his actions or words may have hurt others.

  5. Proverb:

    A shameless person has no sense of shame at all.

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