Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “guilty” en inglés

guilty

adjective uk   /ˈɡɪl.ti/ us    /-t̬i/

guilty adjective (FEELING)

B1 feeling guilt: I feel so guilty about forgetting her birthday. She must have done something wrong, because she's looking so guilty. You've got a guilty conscience - that's why you can't sleep.Sadness and regret

guilty adjective (RESPONSIBLE)

B2 responsible for breaking a law: The jury has to decide whether a person is guilty or innocent of a crime. A person accused of a crime is presumed innocent until proven guilty. The company pleaded guilty (= they formally admitted their guilt in court) to the charge of manslaughter. Innocent the guilty party the person who has done something wrong or who has committed a crimeObeying and breaking the lawObedient and compliantDisobedientBad and wrong behaviour
guiltily
adverb uk   /-tɪ.li/ us    /-t̬ɪ.li/
"I don't know where your money is!" she exclaimed guiltily.Sadness and regret
guiltiness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us  
(Definition of guilty from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de guilty
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “guilty” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

flair

natural ability to do something well

Palabra del día

Blog

Lee nuestro blog sobre cómo funciona el inglés

Aprende más

Palabras nuevas

Encuentra palabras y significados que se emplean en inglés desde hace poco, y dinos qué piensas

Aprende más