guiltiness
noun see guilty

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Guiltiness — Guilt i*ness, n. The quality or state of being guilty. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • guiltiness — index blame (culpability), culpability, impeachability, onus (blame) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • guiltiness — (n.) late 14c., from GUILTY (Cf. guilty) + NESS (Cf. ness) …   Etymology dictionary

  • guiltiness — guilty ► ADJECTIVE (guiltier, guiltiest) 1) (often guilty of) responsible for a specified wrongdoing, fault, or error. 2) having or showing a feeling of guilt. DERIVATIVES guiltily adverb guiltiness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • guiltiness — See guiltily. * * * …   Universalium

  • guiltiness — noun The state of being guilty; guilt …   Wiktionary

  • guiltiness — guilt·i·ness || gɪltɪnɪs n. state of having committed a crime or offense; culpability …   English contemporary dictionary

  • guiltiness — guilt·i·ness …   English syllables

  • guiltiness — noun the state of having committed an offense • Syn: ↑guilt • Ant: ↑innocence (for: ↑guilt) • Derivationally related forms: ↑guilty, ↑guilty ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • blood-guiltiness — bloodˈ guilt or bloodˈ guiltiness noun The guilt of shedding blood, eg in murder • • • Main Entry: ↑blood …   Useful english dictionary

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