Synonyms of guilty in English:

guilty


See definition of guilty

adjective

1‘he was found guilty of a criminal offence’

SYNONYMS

culpable, to blame, blameworthy, blameable, at fault, in the wrong, responsible, answerable, accountable, liable

censurable, reproachable, condemnable, reprehensible, erring, errant, delinquent, offending, sinful, felonious, iniquitous, criminal, convicted

archaic peccant

ANTONYMS

innocent

2‘he felt guilty at deceiving his family’

SYNONYMS

ashamed, guilt-ridden, conscience-stricken, remorseful, sorry, regretful, contrite, repentant, penitent, rueful, abashed, shamefaced, sheepish, hangdog

mortified, discomfited, distressed, uncomfortable

in sackcloth and ashes

informal with one's tail between one's legs

rare compunctious

ANTONYMS

unrepentant