buyer’s remorse - definition and synonyms

noun [uncountable] 

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/ˌbaɪə(r)z rɪˈmɔː(r)s/
  1. 1
    a feeling of regret or guilt after you have bought something you no longer want

    The higher the price and the higher the involvement in a purchase, the higher is the potential for buyer’s remorse.

    This meaning is based on one submitted to the Open Dictionary from United Kingdom on 27/06/2016
  2. 2
    a feeling of regret after you have made a big decision with serious consequences that you think may have been the wrong decision

    When you get married, often you experience buyer’s remorse and the faults you once overlooked now drive you crazy.

    This meaning is based on one submitted to the Open Dictionary from United Kingdom on 27/06/2016