guilty

Listen:
UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈgɪlti/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈgɪlti/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(giltē)


Inflections of 'guilty' (adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."):
guiltier
adj comparative
guiltiest
adj superlative
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guilty

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adj
  1. guilty of [rape, murder, fraud, homicide]
  2. [defendant, suspect] was guilty
  3. pleaded (not) guilty to [murder]
  4. [found, proven] guilty of [murder, murdering]
  5. guilty as charged
  6. guilty of [violating, breaching] the [law, contract]
  7. guilty beyond [any, all] reasonable doubt
  8. guilty by [reason, suspicion, association]
  9. innocent until proven guilty
  10. a guilty [charge, plea, verdict]
  11. guilty [thoughts, feelings]
  12. a guilty [look, gesture, expression]
  13. have a guilty conscience
  14. is my guilty [pleasure, secret]
  15. feel guilty about not [going, saying anything, telling her]
  16. feel guilty for not [going]
  17. feels guilty about what she [did, said, wrote]
  18. feels guilty about his (good) [fortune, luck, results]
  19. don't (try to) make me feel guilty!
  20. why am I always the guilty one?
  21. [looks, seems] very guilty (to me)!
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