Guilty

Guilt"y

(?), a. [Compar. Gultier (?); superl. Guiltiest.] [AS. gyltig liable. See Guilt.] 1. Having incurred guilt; criminal; morally delinquent; wicked; chargeable with, or responsible for, something censurable; justly exposed to penalty; -- used with of, and usually followed by the crime, sometimes by the punishment; as, guilty of murder.
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They answered and said, He is guilty of death.
Matt. xxvi. 66.
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Nor he, nor you, were guilty of the strife.
Dryden.
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2. Evincing or indicating guilt; involving guilt; as, a guilty look; a guilty act; a guilty feeling.
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3. Conscious; cognizant. [Obs.] B. Jonson.
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4. Condemned to payment. [Obs. & R.] Dryden.
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