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blameless

[bleym-lis] /ˈbleɪm lɪs/
adjective
1.
free from or not deserving blame; guiltless:
a blameless child.
Origin of blameless
1350-1400
Middle English word dating back to 1350-1400; See origin at blame, -less
Related forms
blamelessly, adverb
blamelessness, noun
Synonyms
irreproachable. See innocent.
Antonyms
guilty.
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blameless

/ˈbleɪmlɪs/
adjective
1.
free from blame; innocent
Derived Forms
blamelessly, adverb
blamelessness, noun
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Word Origin and History for blameless
adj.

late 14c., from blame (n.) + -less. Related: Blamelessly; blamelessness. Seldom-used blameful is recorded from late 14c.

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