Guilt; repentance; remorse;
Having remorse or guilt.
Our compunction was great and we apologized.
I could tell by the look of compunction that it was Bill who stole the money.
Com - punc - tion
Comp (Reminds) Complain
Punc (Reminds) Punk
Memory Trick: A complaining punk feels guilty.
Your emails are protean. Are you an email pro?Answer below...
Not really. Your emails change a lot. Protean means changing in shape or character. Your emails change. That's all.