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Deserving of blame.

blame′ful·ly adv.
blame′ful·ness n.


deserving blame; guilty
ˈblamefully adv
ˈblamefulness n


(ˈbleɪm fəl)

deserving blame; blameworthy.
blame′ful•ly, adv.
blame′ful•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.blameful - deserving blame or censure as being wrong or evil or injuriousblameful - deserving blame or censure as being wrong or evil or injurious; "blameworthy if not criminal behavior"; "censurable misconduct"; "culpable negligence"
guilty - responsible for or chargeable with a reprehensible act; "guilty of murder"; "the guilty person"; "secret guilty deeds"


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This complicated support network can add significant costs and make problem resolution a confusing, blameful and time-consuming task.
Whereat with blade, with bloody blameful blade, He bravely broach'd his boiling bloody breast").
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The number of inhabitants has increased manifold, as has the number of small nests closely crowded together, the number of people living in cemeteries, the chaos of electric wires, the blameful eyes peeking out of small windows, the clothes hanging on short wires, and the cars that have been consumed by time.