self-accusing


self-accusing
index contrite, penitent

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  • self-accusing — self′ accus′ing adj …   From formal English to slang

  • self-accusing — /sɛlf əˈkjuzɪŋ/ (say self uh kyoohzing) adjective penitent; accepting or assuming blame …   Australian English dictionary

  • self-accusing — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • self-accusing — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ adjective : acting or serving to accuse oneself * * * adj …   Useful english dictionary

  • self-ac|cus|ing — «SEHLF uh KYOO zihng», adjective. accusing oneself: »self accusing guilt …   Useful english dictionary

  • Self — Self, n.; pl. {Selves}. 1. The individual as the object of his own reflective consciousness; the man viewed by his own cognition as the subject of all his mental phenomena, the agent in his own activities, the subject of his own feelings, and the …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • self-accusatory — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ adjective : self accusing * * * adj. * * * self accusˈatory adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑self …   Useful english dictionary

  • Self Help Graphics & Art — Self Help Graphics Art, Inc. is a community arts center in East Los Angeles, California, USA. Formed during the cultural renaissance that accompanied the Chicano Movement, Self Help, as it is sometimes called, was one of the primary centers that… …   Wikipedia

  • Self-incrimination — is the act of accusing oneself of a crime for which a person can then be prosecuted. Self incrimination can occur either directly or indirectly: directly, by means of interrogation where information of a self incriminatory nature is disclosed;… …   Wikipedia

  • self-ac|cu|sa|tion — «SEHLF AK yu ZAY shuhn», noun. the act of accusing oneself …   Useful english dictionary


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