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1

Crimin

Crime, charge of crime

2

Decriminalize

To do away with legal penalties.
Verb
Latin

3

Incriminate

To reveal guilty or to make someone appeal guilty.
Verb
Latin
Synonym: implicate
Antonym: acquit

4

Recrimination

An accusation made in reply.
Noun
Latin
H
Synonym: rebuke

5

Culp

To blame

6

Culpable

Deserving blame.
Adj.
Latin
Synonym: liable
Antonym: blameless

7

Mea Culpa

Statement uttered to show personal responsibility for a wrong.
Interjection

8

Onus/Oner

Burden

9

Onus

Burden or obligation
Noun
Latin
Synonym: duty

10

Onerous

Unpleasant and burdensome
Adj.
Latin
Synonym: demanding
Antonym: easy

11

Exonerate

To prove not guilty
Verb
Latin
Synonym: acquit
Antonym: condemn, convict

12

Prob/prov

To prove good.

13

Approbation

Praise or approval
Noun
Latin
Synonym: commendation
Antonym: condemnation

14

Reprobate

A dishonest or immoral person;a scoundrel.
Noun
Latin
Synonym: delinquent

15

Reprove

To scold or criticize.
Verb
Latin
Synonym: chide
Antonym: praise