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You shouldn't feel guilty all the time – you've done nothing to be ashamed of.
I still feel guilty about things I said to my mother when I was a teenager.
It was a clear sign that he had a guilty conscience.
He was found guilty of manslaughter.
Wright pleaded guilty to all charges.
A footstep in the doorway made her leap, guiltily, to her feet.
This is the American English definition of guilty. View British English definition of guilty.