Translation of "culprit" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈkʌl.prɪt/ us

someone who has done something wrong

Police hope the public will help them to find the culprits.

a fact or situation that is the reason for something bad happening

Children in this country are getting much too fat, and sugar and sweets are the main culprits.

(Translation of “culprit” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈkalprit/

a person responsible for something wrong, unpleasant etc

culpable, acusado
As soon as he saw the broken window, he began to look for the culprit.

(Translation of “culprit” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)