verb (used with object), guilt-tripped, guilt-trip·ping.

Informal. to attempt to instill a guilt trip in; play upon the guilt feelings of.See also guilt(def 4).

Origin of guilt-trip

First recorded in 1975–80

guilt trip


Informal. a feeling of guilt or responsibility, especially one not justified by reality. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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