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English definition of “blameworthy”

blameworthy

adjective uk   /ˈbleɪmˌwɜː.ði/ us    /-ˌwɝː-/ formal
having done something wrongGuilty
(Definition of blameworthy from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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