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second thought

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a feeling of guilt, doubt, worry, etc., that you have after you have decided to do something or after something has happened
  • After she agreed to lend him the money, she had second thoughts.
  • She was having second thoughts about getting married.

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The first known use of second thought was in 1622

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“Second thought.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/second%20thought. Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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