feel bad about (something)

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feel bad about (something)

To feel a distressing emotion, such as guilt, sorrow, or embarrassment. I feel really bad about not being able to come to your birthday party.
See also: bad, feel
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"When I feel bad about something, or when I need to get something off my chest, I can just turn to her and talk about anything.
Reflect on what you say to yourself when you feel bad about something. Notice the content and tone of the words you use.
There is no reason to panic or there is no reason to just feel bad about something. I think my shots are pretty solid, so I can play anywhere," she added.
"It is something that came as a phenomenon beyond my control and I can't feel bad about something that I didn't say or do.
"I'm afraid I'm going to overanalyse it and make myself feel bad about something I can't change.
As a goalie, you feel bad about something like that because we could have had two points."
What parent wouldn't feel bad about something like this?