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guilty

  
  ( guiltier    comparative)   ( guiltiest    superlative  )
1       adj   If you feel guilty, you feel unhappy because you think that you have done something wrong or have failed to do something which you should have done.  
usu v-link ADJ, oft ADJ about n  
I feel so guilty, leaving all this to you..., When she saw me she looked guilty.     
  guiltily      adv   ADV with v  
He glanced guiltily over his shoulder.     
2       adj   Guilty is used of an action or fact that you feel guilty about.  
ADJ n  
Many may be keeping it a guilty secret..., I leave with a guilty sense of relief.     
    guilty conscience  
    conscience  
3       adj   If someone is guiltyof a crime or offence, they have committed that crime or offence.  
oft ADJ of n/-ing  
They were found guilty of murder..., He pleaded guilty to causing actual bodily harm.     
4       adj   If someone is guiltyof doing something wrong, they have done that thing.  
oft ADJ of n/-ing  
He claimed Mr Brooke had been guilty of a `gross error of judgment'..., They will consider whether or not he has been guilty of serious professional misconduct.     
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guilty

  
1    at fault, blameworthy, convicted, criminal, culpable, delinquent, erring, evil, felonious, iniquitous, offending, reprehensible, responsible, sinful, to blame, wicked, wrong  
2    ashamed, conscience-stricken, contrite, hangdog, regretful, remorseful, rueful, shamefaced, sheepish, sorry  
  
Antonyms     
   blameless, innocent, moral, proud, righteous, virtuous  

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Consulte también:

guilt, guiltily, gilt, guild

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n.
1. the discharge or release of a person appearing in court of all criminal charges because they have been found not guilty. 2. a release from an obligation, duty, or debt.
legal E.g After the clear acquittal from the judge, he had to start his life all over again.

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