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synonyms for guilty

  • convicted
  • culpable
  • liable
  • remorseful
  • responsible
  • sorry
  • wrong
  • accusable
  • caught
  • censurable
  • censured
  • chargeable
  • condemned
  • conscience-stricken
  • contrite
  • convictable
  • criminal
  • damned
  • delinquent
  • depraved
  • doomed
  • erring
  • evil
  • felonious
  • hangdog
  • in error
  • in the wrong
  • incriminated
  • iniquitous
  • judged
  • licentious
  • offending
  • on one's head
  • out of line
  • proscribed
  • regretful
  • reprehensible
  • rueful
  • sentenced
  • sheepish
  • sinful
  • wicked
See also synonyms for: guiltiness
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antonyms for guilty

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  • good
  • immune
  • irresponsible
  • right
  • guiltless
  • innocent
  • moral
  • sinless
  • truthful
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How to use guilty in a sentence

He researched the charge in depth, challenged his ticket in court and was found not guilty.
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In March 2008, Chi Mak is found guilty and sentenced to 24 years in prison for conspiring to export military technology to China, among other crimes.
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All four, who face up to 20 years in prison on each of the two counts they face, have pleaded not guilty, and Bannon has called the charges a plot to stop border wall construction.
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“People are more likely to feel guilty taking time off right now,” Bandurian said.
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In less than half those cases, 22, people were found guilty of voting in two states.
AS STATES MULL EXPANDING VOTE BY MAIL, THEY’RE TURNING TO OREGON FOR ADVICELEE CLIFFORDAUGUST 24, 2020FORTUNE
Pleading not guilty and promising to surrender his passport, he was released on a $5 million bond and strutted out of the New York courthouse, waving at the assembled cameras.
WE ALL SHOULD HAVE LISTENED TO STEVE BANNONDANIEL MALLOYAUGUST 22, 2020OZY
They are among nearly 30 prominent parents to plead guilty in the case, which federal prosecutors dubbed “Operation Varsity Blues.”
LORI LOUGHLIN GETS TWO MONTHS IN PRISON AFTER JUDGE ACCEPTS PLEA DEAL IN COLLEGE BRIBERY SCANDALRADMARYAAUGUST 21, 2020FORTUNE
The two hackers behind the 2016 breach pleaded guilty last year to computer fraud conspiracy charges.
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Both guys are guilty at times of forcing shots when things slow down, which bogs down an offense that otherwise moves the ball very well in other stages of its games.
THE SUNS AND MAVS SHOULDN’T HAVE SURPRISED US … BUT WE DIDN’T SEE T.J. WARREN COMINGCHRIS HERRING (CHRIS.HERRING@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)AUGUST 5, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
If found guilty of cultivating fake testimonials, your brand can face heavy fines depending on which state you’re in.
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