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I-adjective (keiyoushi)
feeling guilty, with a guilty conscienceschuldbewusst sein, ein schlechtes Gewissen haben

ON: ゴ, コウKUN: のち, うし.ろ, うしろ, あと, おく.れる
behind, back, later

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
彼はそうする事に後ろめたさを感じなかった。Parts: (かれ), そう, (こと), 後ろめたい (うしろめたい), , 感じる (かんじる)Il n'eût aucun scrupule à faire comme cela.
He had no qualms in doing so.
Er hatte keine Bedenken, so zu handeln.
Er hatte keine Skrupel, so vorzugehen.

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