Synonyms and Antonyms of guilty

  1. 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, shamed, shamefaced Related Words apologetic, contrite, penitent, remorseful, repentant, sorry; compunctious, regretful, rueful; penitential; blushing, chagrined, embarrassed, hangdog, sheepish; blamable, blameworthy, culpable Near Antonyms impenitent, remorseless, unapologetic, unrepentant; brazen, cheeky, impudent; blameless, guiltless, innocent Antonyms shameless, unashamed

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