Blamable Blam"a*ble (bl[=a]m"[.a]*b'l), a. [Cf. F. bl[^a]mable.] Deserving of censure; faulty; culpable; reprehensible; censurable; blameworthy. -- {Blam"a*ble*ness}, n. -- {Blam"a*bly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • blamableness — See blamable. * * * …   Universalium

  • blamableness — n. state of being condemnable, reprehensibleness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • blamableness — blāˈmableness or blameˈableness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑blame …   Useful english dictionary

  • blamably — See blamableness. * * * …   Universalium

  • culpability — n. Blamableness, culpableness, blame, sinfulness, criminality …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • blame — v 1. accuse, hold [s.o.] accountable or responsible, lay at [s.o. s] door, point the finger at [5.0.], Sl. pin or stick [s.t.] on [s.o.], Chiefly Scot. wite; (all in reference to culpability) allege, ascribe, attribute, assign, impute, lay. 2.… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • blamable — /ˈbleɪməbəl/ (say blaymuhbuhl) adjective deserving blame; censurable. Also, blameable. –blamableness, noun –blamably, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • blame|wor|thi|ness — «BLAYM WUR thee nihs», noun. the quality of being blameworthy; blamableness …   Useful english dictionary

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