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Word: culpable

Definition: deserving blame; blameworthy


Sentences Containing 'culpable'

If you have been culpable, it was imprudence, and this imprudence was in obedience to the orders of your captain.
There was the crime, Bertuccio that was where you became really culpable.''

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