Blamable

  • 1 blâmable — [ blamabl ] adj. • 1260; de blâmer ♦ Qui mérite le blâme, la désapprobation. ⇒ condamnable, critiquable, répréhensible. Une action blâmable. « La plus grande des sottises c est de trouver ridicules ou blâmables les sentiments qu on n éprouve pas… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 blâmable — BLÂMABLE. adj. des 2 g. Digne de blâme, répréhensible. Une personne blâmable. Une action blâmable …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • 3 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] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Blamable — Blamable, deutsch franz., tadelhaft; Blame, Tadel, übler Ruf; blamiren, beschimpfen; blamös, schimpflich …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 5 blamable — index blameful, blameworthy, culpable, delinquent (guilty of a misdeed), guilty, peccable, reprehensible Burton s Legal Thesaurus …

    Law dictionary

  • 6 blamable — or blameable [blām′ə bəl] adj. [ME] that deserves blame; culpable blamably adv …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 BLÂMABLE — adj. des deux genres Digne de blâme, répréhensible. Une personne blâmable. Une action blâmable. Des erreurs blâmables …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • 8 BLÂMABLE — adj. des deux genres Qui est digne de blâme. Pensée blâmable. Action blâmable. Des erreurs blâmables …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • 9 blâmable — (blâ ma bl ) adj. Digne de blâme. Homme, action blâmable. De blâmables erreurs. •   C est en quoi mon offense est plus blâmable encore, De tromper lâchement un mari qui m adore, MAIRET Sophon. I, 4. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Blâmer …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 10 blamable — blame ► VERB ▪ hold responsible and criticize for a fault or wrong. ► NOUN 1) responsibility for a fault or wrong. 2) criticism for a fault or wrong. ● be to blame Cf. ↑be to blame DERIVATIVES …

    English terms dictionary

  • 11 blamable — adjective deserving blame or censure as being wrong or evil or injurious blameworthy if not criminal behavior censurable misconduct culpable negligence • Syn: ↑blameworthy, ↑blameable, ↑blameful, ↑censurable, ↑ …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 12 blamable — adjective Date: 14th century deserving blame ; reprehensible Synonyms: see blameworthy • blamably adverb …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 13 blamable — blamably, adv. /blay meuh beuhl/, adj. deserving blame; censurable. Also, blameable. [1350 1400; ME; see BLAME, ABLE] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 14 blamable — adjective Deserving blame Syn: blameworthy, culpable, reprehensible …

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  • 15 blamable — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. reprehensible, culpable, blameworthy; see guilty 2 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) also blameable adjective Deserving blame: blameful, blameworthy, censurable, culpable, guilty, reprehensible. Idiom: at fault. See PRAISE …

    English dictionary for students

  • 16 blamable — blam·a·ble || bleɪmÉ™bl adj. condemnable, able to be blamed …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 17 blamable — a. Culpable, censurable, reprehensible, faulty, blameworthy …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 18 blamable — adj culpable, guilty, at fault, wrong, in the wrong; chargeable, answerable, responsible, liable, impeachable, accusable, imputable …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 19 blamable — blam·a·ble …

    English syllables

  • 20 blamable — blam•a•ble or blame•a•ble [[t]ˈbleɪ mə bəl[/t]] adj. deserving blame; censurable • Etymology: 1350–1400 blam′a•bly, adv …

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