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Synonyms for culprit

noun person responsible for wrongdoing
  • criminal
  • felon
  • fugitive
  • miscreant
  • offender
  • wrongdoer
  • con
  • convict
  • delinquent
  • evildoer
  • jailbird
  • malefactor
  • rascal
  • sinner
  • transgressor
  • yardbird
  • ex-con
  • guilty party

Antonyms for culprit

  • police
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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noun. one who mistreats
  • culprit
  • evildoer
  • offender
  • perpetrator
  • thug
  • victimizer
  • vilipender
  • villain
  • violator
  • wrongdoer

convict

noun. criminal

criminal

noun. person who breaks the law

criminals

noun. person who breaks the law

delinquent

noun. criminal, often young

lawbreaker

noun. criminal
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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