Sunday, 16th March 2014

by Joshua Gaskell

Buyer’s remorse, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈbaɪə(r)z rᵻˈmɔːs/
Etymology: < buyer n. + remorse n., orig. and chiefly U.S.

1. A feeling of regret experienced after making a purchase, typically one regarded as unnecessary or too expensive.
2. The feeling of seeing a torrent of a film, album etc. after having paid for a copy.