Student Thesaurus

One entry found for guilty.
Entry Word: guilty
Function: adjective
Text: 1 responsible for a wrong <he was found guilty on all charges brought against him>
Synonyms blamable, culpable
Related Words blameworthy, censurable, impeachable, indictable, punishable, reprehensible, reproachable; accused, arraigned, impeached, implicated, indicted; accountable, answerable; condemned, convicted
Phrases at fault
Near Antonyms absolved, acquitted, exonerated, vindicated; faultless, impeccable, irreproachable, unimpeachable
Antonyms blameless, guiltless, innocent
2 suffering from or expressive of a feeling of responsibility for wrongdoing <she was burdened with a guilty conscience after stealing the newspaper from the newsstand>
Synonyms ashamed, contrite, hangdog, penitent, remorseful, repentant, shamed, shamefaced
Related Words apologetic, sorry; regretful, rueful; penitential; blushing, chagrined, embarrassed, sheepish
Near Antonyms unapologetic; brazen, cheeky, impudent
Antonyms impenitent, remorseless, shameless, unashamed, unrepentant