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Noun1.self-condemnation - an admission that you have failed to do or be something you know you should do or be
confession - an admission of misdeeds or faults
accusal, accusation - a formal charge of wrongdoing brought against a person; the act of imputing blame or guilt
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The silent bow of George might be interpreted into a desire to say nothing of his own conduct, or into an assent with the self-condemnation of the speaker.
Rushworth might imagine it a blessing; but every other heart was sinking under some degree of self-condemnation or undefined alarm, every other heart was suggesting, "What will become of us?
That she might not appear, however, to observe or expect him, she kept her eyes intently fixed on her fan; and a self-condemnation for her folly, in supposing that among such a crowd they should even meet with the Tilneys in any reasonable time, had just passed through her mind, when she suddenly found herself addressed and again solicited to dance, by Mr.
Your self-condemnation might even make you question your worth as a "good" person.
The inner enemy, on the other hand, pushes us into temptation, deception, self-centeredness or self-condemnation, resulting in brutality, criminality, corruption, fraudulent activities and addiction to vices.
If a behavior passes this filter, the self-condemnation mechanism, which refers to a disapproval process, comes to the fore.
Depression, suicidal thoughts, drug and alcohol abuse, and self-condemnation are rampant.
Through responsibility, remorse, restoration, and renewal, clients can move on from self-condemnation and shame toward a sense of self-forgiveness.
I walked in self-condemnation after those abortions," White said.
One benefit that is associated with practicing responsible self-forgiveness is the amelioration of debilitating health outcomes that result from chronic negative emotions such as regret, anger, shame, and self-condemnation.
When things don't go perfectly, the results can be bad hits, long blood trails, lost animals, spoiled meat, anxiety, guilt, self-condemnation, and other negatives.