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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Guilty. Deserving blame.

Usage examples (34)
  • The criminal was culpable in a whole series of crimes.
  • During the reign of the late king, the ark had been left in culpable neglect.
  • To me the only place the Feds are culpable is in the authorization of funds to build up the levees.
  • "culpable" -- well, it can't be said He hasn't suffered for it ... for more
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