Guilt-trip meaning

gĭlttrĭp
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A usually prolonged feeling of guilt or culpability.
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To make or try to make (someone) feel guilty.
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(idiomatic) A feeling of shame or embarrassment, especially if self-indulgent, unwarranted, exaggerated or felt over a significant period of time.
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(idiomatic) Remarks intended to produce such a feeling.
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To attempt to induce a guilt trip; to cause another to feel guilt, in order to obtain favors from that person.
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lay a guilt trip on
  • To make or try to make (someone) feel guilty.
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Idioms and Phrasal Verbs

lay a guilt trip on