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heart-searching

[hahrt-sur-ching] /ˈhɑrtˌsɜr tʃɪŋ/
noun
1.
a thorough examination of one's feelings and motives; a self-examination of one's conscience.
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heart-searcher, noun
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  • They have also prompted much heart-searching as to what has gone wrong.
British Dictionary definitions for heart-searching

heart-searching

noun
1.
examination of one's feelings or conscience
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