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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Being to blame for something. Also: feeling very ashamed and sad because of something wrong done.

Usage examples (31)
  • A guilty conscience is the mother of invention.
  • A guilty look
  • You know, I don ` t want to use the term guilty necessarily but implicated by association or however you want to call it.
  • 'Hot Dog Lady' to serve 27-month prison term guilty for more
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