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Crimin

Crime charge of crime

Decriminalize , incriminate' recrimination

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Decrimizile

v. To do away with legal penalties for
Root crimin

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Incriminate

v. To reveal guilt or make (someone) appear guilty
Root crimin

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Recrimination

n. An accusation made in reply; a counter-charge
Crimin

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Culp

To blame


Culpable, culprit, mea culpa

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Culpable

adj. Deserving blame
Root culp

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Culprit

One responsible for a crime
Root culp

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Mea culpa

interjection Statement uttered to show personal responsibility for a wrong
Root culp

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Onus/oner

Burden

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Onus

n. Burden or obligation
Root oner

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Onerous

adj. Unpleasant and burdensome
Root oner

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Exonerate

v. To prove not guilty
Root oner

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Prob/ prov

Prove good, approve

Approbation, reprobate, reprove

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Approbation

n. Praise or approval
Root prob/ prov
Syn commemorate

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Reprobate

n. A dishonest or immoral person; a scoundrel
Root prob/prov
Syn delinquent