Definition of blameworthiness in English:



  • See blameworthy

    • ‘The investigation is concerned with ‘fault’ which includes blameworthiness as well as causation.’
    • ‘Such a person has surely crossed the threshold of blameworthiness, both in conduct and in the accompanying fault.’
    • ‘The criminal law normally reflects culpability and blameworthiness for moral wrong in a general sense.’
    • ‘The learned judge failed to consider the blameworthiness of the parties properly or at all.’
    • ‘When there are multiple agents associated with a negative event, however, the perceived responsibility and blameworthiness of each agent may be greatly reduced.’