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[こう()·かい()]
koukai
noun, suru verb, no adjective

English Meaning(s) for 後悔

noun, suru verb, no adjective
  1. regret; repentance; remorse

Definition and Synonyms for 後悔

Repent feel remorse for
Synonyms: うらむ, 後悔, 思い残す, 恨む, 悔いる, 悔やむ, 悔しがる, 悔恨, 惜しむ, 惜しがる, 残念に思う, 無念がる
Regret sadness associated with some wrong done or some disappointment
Synonyms: 後悔, 悔い, 悔いる
Compunction a feeling of deep regret (usually for some misdeed)
Synonyms: 後悔, 悔い, 悔いる, 悔恨, 悔悟
Penitence remorse for your past conduct
Synonyms: 後悔, 悔い, 悔み, 悔いる, 悔やむ, 自責の念
Repent feel sorry for
Synonyms: うらむ, 後悔, 思い残す, 恨む, 悔いる, 悔やむ, 悔しがる, 悔恨, 惜しむ, 惜しがる, 残念に思う, 無念がる
Repent be contrite about
Synonyms: うらむ, 後悔, 思い残す, 恨む, 悔いる, 悔やむ, 悔しがる, 悔恨, 惜しむ, 惜しがる, 残念に思う, 無念がる

Meanings for each kanji in 後悔

behind; back; later Kanji Details »
repent; regret Kanji Details »

Categories 後悔 is a member of

Experience undergo an emotional sensation or be in a particular state of mind
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Unhappiness emotions experienced when not in a state of well-being
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Regret sadness associated with some wrong done or some disappointment
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Compunction a feeling of deep regret (usually for some misdeed)
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 後悔

Sample Sentences for 後悔

He repented having betrayed his country to the enemy.
He came to repent before long.
She showed her regret over the serious mistake.
The time will come when you will regret it.
When I ask people what they regret most about high school, they nearly all say the same thing: that they wasted so much time.

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