handwringing

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handwringing (uncountable)

  1. Alternative form of hand wringing
    • 2009 January 15, “UN vote provokes passion on both sides of the fence”, Toronto Star:
      Canada's decision to stand against an attempt by Cuba, China, Egypt and other egregious human rights violators to condemn Israel at a UN Human Rights Council meeting should be a matter of national pride, not national handwringing.