English dictionary

Hint: Question mark (?) is a wildcard. Question mark substitutes one character.

English adjective: guilty

1. guilty responsible for or chargeable with a reprehensible act

SamplesGuilty of murder.
The guilty person.
Secret guilty deeds.

Similarat fault, blamable, blameable, blameful, blameworthy, bloodguilty, censurable, chargeable, conscience-smitten, criminal, culpable, delinquent, finable, fineable, guilt-ridden, indictable, punishable, red-handed

See alsoinculpative, inculpatory, unrighteous

Antonymsclean-handed, guiltless, innocent

2. guilty showing a sense of guilt

SamplesA guilty look.
The hangdog and shamefaced air of the retreating enemy.

Synonymshangdog, shamed, shamefaced



Based on WordNet 3.0 copyright © Princeton University.
Web design: Orcapia v/Per Bang. English edition: .
2019 onlineordbog.dk