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compunction
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Bleak House
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  • It may be that he pursues her doggedly and steadily, with no touch of compunction, remorse, or pity.
  • Has he so little pity or compunction?

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  • While most developed nations recognize the embargo, China ignores it without compunction.
  • Stop up the access and passage to remorse,
    That no compunctious visitings of nature
    Shake my fell purpose
    William Shakespeare  --  Macbeth

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