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blameworthy

[bleym-wur-th ee] /ˈbleɪmˌwɜr ði/
adjective
1.
deserving blame; blameful:
a blameworthy administration.
Origin of blameworthy
1350-1400
Middle English word dating back to 1350-1400; See origin at blame, worthy
Related forms
blameworthiness, noun
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blameworthy

/ˈbleɪmˌwɜːðɪ/
adjective
1.
deserving disapproval or censure
Derived Forms
blameworthiness, noun
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Word Origin and History for blameworthy
adj.

also blame-worthy, late 14c., from blame (n.) + worthy (adj.). Related: Blameworthiness.

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