Synonyms of 'at fault'
to be to blame for something wrongShe didn't accept that she was at fault.
They were found guilty of manslaughter.
The guilty pair were caught red-handed.
He felt responsible for their late arrival.
Who is to blame here?
The major industries should be accountable to their customers.
in the wrong,
He didn't argue because he knew he was in the wrong.
Their decision to do nothing makes them culpable.
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in the sense of accountable
responsible to someone or for some actionThe major industries should be accountable to their customers.
in the sense of blamable
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Thesaurus for at fault from the Collins English Thesaurus