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blameworthy

adjective

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deserving reproach or blame
  • we were all equally blameworthy, whether we had openly approved the free-speech restrictions or simply kept quiet about them

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blameworthy, blamable, guilty, culpable mean deserving reproach or punishment. blameworthy and blamable apply to any degree of reprehensibility. conduct adjudged blameworthy an accident for which no one is blamable guilty implies responsibility for or consciousness of crime, sin, or, at the least, grave error or misdoing. guilty of a breach of etiquette culpable is weaker than guilty and is likely to connote malfeasance or errors of ignorance, omission, or negligence. culpable neglect

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The first known use of blameworthy was in the 14th century

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“Blameworthy.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/blameworthy. Accessed 13 December 2019.

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