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One of the traditional notions of punishment is that an offender should be punished in proportion to his blameworthiness.

So timid was Charlotte in Somerset's presence, that her timidity at this juncture amounted to blameworthiness.

The blameworthiness may differ in different cases, but there is always blameworthiness.

When he met Zada he kept trying to be patient and forgiving with her, in spite of her blameworthiness.

If he has them, he will not, as a general rule, incur liability without blameworthiness.

It is not intended to deny that criminal liability, as well as civil, is founded on blameworthiness.

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On this page you'll find 72 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to blameworthiness, such as: liability, and answerability.

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