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guilt·less

 (gĭlt′lĭs)
adj.
Free of guilt; innocent.

guilt′less·ly adv.
guilt′less·ness n.

guiltless

(ˈɡɪltlɪs)
adj
free of all responsibility for wrongdoing or crime; innocent
ˈguiltlessly adv
ˈguiltlessness n

guilt•less

(ˈgɪlt lɪs)

adj.
innocent.
[1150–1200]
guilt′less•ly, adv.
guilt′less•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.guiltless - free from evil or guilt; "an innocent child"; "the principle that one is innocent until proved guilty"
exculpatory - clearing of guilt or blame
righteous - characterized by or proceeding from accepted standards of morality or justice; "the...prayer of a righteous man availeth much"- James 5:16

guiltless

adjective innocent, pure, blameless, immaculate, spotless, clean (slang), squeaky-clean, untainted, unsullied, unimpeachable, untarnished, irreproachable, sinless You are hardly guiltless in this matter yourself, you know.

guiltless

adjective
Translations

guiltless

[ˈgɪltlɪs] ADJinocente, libre de culpa
she was considered guiltless of his deathla consideraron inocente de su muerte

guiltless

adjschuldlos, unschuldig (→ of an +dat); he is guiltless of any crimeer ist keines Verbrechens schuldig

guiltless

[ˈgɪltlɪs] adjsenza colpa, innocente
References in classic literature ?
He looked, guiltlessly looked, at her downcast face.
the only people who can guiltlessly and painlessly attach emotion to automotive purchases, given the sums they'll be spending on patently useless items like an Aston Martin Vulcan.
If you are on a health trip, you could, however, guiltlessly abandon looking at their pizzas and go for their salads instead - insalata di tonno, a great tuna salad made with pepper friggitelli, sweet corn, tomato slices and red onions drizzled with olive oil, or carpaccio di manzo replete with slices of carpaccio, fresh arugula, capers and shavings of classic parmesan cheese.
She does smoke, menthol cigarettes from a flashy gold packet, as guiltlessly as a goldfish drinks water.
THE DEATH of Aylan Kurdi, the three-year-old Syrian boy whose body was washed ashore in Turkey, bespeaks not only of the tragedy of a father, who now just wants to lie in a grave with his children, but of the moral indictment of the whole human civilization for its inaction against the likes of Bashar al-Assad who continues to guiltlessly murder his people in the present Syrian civil war.
Was there nothing left that I could guiltlessly enjoy as much as I wanted, while barely lifting a finger?
Don't get me wrong, I do indulge in my guilty pleasures (admittedly sometimes more than I should) or lujo as some like to call it, but like I believe everything should be done in moderation, and on a regular basis, I do find ways to guiltlessly relax and unwind.
White people can guiltlessly subscribe to colorblindness because they are usually unaware of how race affects people of color and American society as a whole,'' wrote Ms.
This approach served to reassure female viewers that they too could guiltlessly enjoy sexualized images of males, even the scopophilic actions of their dates (as extra-diegetic objects of their gaze).
Now it is not just critics at home and abroad, but Israelis themselves who are openly, shamelessly, and guiltlessly defining themselves as nationalistic racists.
Ne huru Hildeburh herian jorfe / Eotena treowe; unsynnum wearo / beloren leofum aet jam lindplegan / bearnum ond broorum" [Indeed, Hildeburh had no need to praise the alliance with the Jutes; she was guiltlessly bereft of the dearest ones at a battle-play, her son and brother] (Beowulf, ll.