blameworthy

[ bleym-wur-th ee ]
/ ˈbleɪmˌwɜr ði /

adjective

deserving blame; blameful: a blameworthy administration.

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Origin of blameworthy

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at blame, worthy

OTHER WORDS FROM blameworthy

blame·wor·thi·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for blameworthy

blameworthy
/ (ˈbleɪmˌwɜːðɪ) /

adjective

deserving disapproval or censure

Derived forms of blameworthy

blameworthiness, noun
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