Definition of blameless in US English:

blameless

adjective

  • Innocent of wrongdoing.

    ‘he led a blameless life’
    • ‘While some of the defendants led blameless lives, some used and even dealt in drugs.’
    • ‘The cult of multiculturalism holds that all minorities are victims of the majority, and therefore minorities must always be blameless.’
    • ‘For what it's worth, he did not play badly yesterday, and was blameless for all three goals.’
    • ‘To her legions of adoring fans, she is faultless, blameless and unbeatable.’
    • ‘This is irresponsible and certainly unfair since, so far as the world was concerned, he was a perfectly blameless young man.’
    • ‘He is described as an upright, blameless, and very very wealthy man.’
    • ‘He has told his fellow coaches that they have to be blameless, beyond reproach in everything they do.’
    • ‘How could I value the life or suffering of a criminal above that of my blameless family?’
    • ‘He took into account the defendant's age, his family problems, his previously blameless life and the fact that the money had been returned.’
    • ‘The report proves he is absolutely blameless.’
    • ‘I know it may shock you to know I haven't led a blameless life, that my past is not a blissful stroll in the park on a sunny day with bluebirds winging in a cloudless sky.’
    • ‘They are, no matter what happened in this case, blameless here.’
    • ‘And there I was worrying that I'd needlessly insulted this blameless woman.’
    • ‘Until recently I thought I was living a blameless life as a caring global citizen.’
    • ‘Now, I've hardly lived a blameless life when it's come to pyrotechnics, but this kind of rampant idiocy really has got me angry.’
    • ‘In this I am not blameless either because, as a media adviser, I have encouraged this approach when it suited me.’
    • ‘So far this week, I've led an almost entirely blameless existence.’
    • ‘I also think that the insurance companies themselves are not blameless when it comes to this matter.’
    • ‘He basically tried to change the subject to the defendant's otherwise blameless life.’
    • ‘In this upside-down world picture, nobody is too discredited to be fashioned into a hero and nobody too blameless to be set up as a villain.’
    innocent, guiltless, above reproach, beyond criticism, above suspicion, irreproachable, unimpeachable, in the clear, not to blame, without fault, faultless, exemplary, perfect, virtuous, pure, moral, upright, impeccable, sinless, unblemished, spotless, stainless, untarnished
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Pronunciation

blameless

/ˈblāmləs//ˈbleɪmləs/