or buy·er re·morse
[ bahy-erz ri-mawrs or bahy-er ri-mawrs ]
/ ˈbaɪ ərz rɪˈmɔrs or ˈbaɪ ər rɪˈmɔrs /
a sense of regret or uneasiness after having purchased a house, car, or other major item, especially when the acquisition involves an ongoing financial burden: We love our vacation property, but it took two years to get over our buyer’s remorse.
a sense of regret after having committed to an endorsement, policy, plan of action, etc.: Congressional leaders expressed buyer’s remorse after overriding the president’s veto.
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Why Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have A Dream” Was Pure PoetryKing uses anaphora to highlight the difference between how things are and how he hopes they will be. But, what's anaphora?
- buyer's market,
- buyers' inflation,
- buyers' market,
- buyers' strike,
- buying power,
Origin of buyer's remorse
First recorded in 1965–70
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