- free from guilt; innocent.
- having no knowledge or experience; innocent (usually followed by of).
- destitute or devoid (usually followed by of): a house guiltless of any charm.
Origin of guiltless
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1. See innocent.
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Examples from the Web for guiltlessly
Why one does not, guiltily or guiltlessly, claim other people's baggage, I do not know; but apparently it is not the custom.Seven English Cities
William Dean Howells
Perhaps a little White Emancipation on this side of the water might be still more desirable, and more easily and guiltlessly won.On the Old Road Vol. 1 (of 2)
- free of all responsibility for wrongdoing or crime; innocent
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Word Origin and History for guiltlessly
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