Guilt and regret

culpable
(adj)
CUL-pǝ-bǝl
Meaning

deserving blame; blameworthy

1st Sample Sentence

The judge ruled that he was not culpable of murder because he had killed the man accidentally.

Root

culpa (crime, fault, blame) (Latin)

Mnemonics

culp (culprit). so a culprit is always DESERVING OF BLAME FROM EVERYONE.

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