English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'culpable'

(adjective) 
Definition
deserving blame
Their decision to do nothing makes them culpable.
Synonyms
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wrong
It was wrong of you to disrespect her.
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guilty
They were found guilty of manslaughter.
The guilty pair were caught red-handed.
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to blame
Who is to blame here?
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in the wrong
He didn't argue because he knew he was in the wrong.
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at fault
She didn't accept that she was at fault.
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found wanting
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reprehensible
behaving in the most reprehensible manner
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Opposites
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not guilty
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in the clear
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squeaky-clean
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clean (slang)

Additional synonyms

in the sense of at fault
Definition
to be to blame for something wrong
She didn't accept that she was at fault.
in the sense of blamable
Synonyms
reproachable,
deserving of censure,
reprovable
in the sense of guilty
Definition
responsible for doing something wrong
They were found guilty of manslaughter.The guilty pair were caught red-handed.

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