What does the word blamable mean?

    Part of speech: noun


  • Part of speech: adverb


  • Part of speech: adverb


  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Deserving censure; wrong; faulty. blameful; blameworthy.

Usage examples for blamable

  1. Yes, he said, that sort of thing is certainly very blamable; but what are the stories which you mean? – Plato's Republic by Plato
  2. Mary, as has already been observed, had acquired, in a very blamable degree, the practice of seeing everything on the gloomy side, and bestowing censure with a plentiful hand, where circumstances were in any degree doubtful. – Mary Wollstonecraft by Elizabeth Robins Pennell
  3. Some said this was an error in the preacher; others, that he was highly blamable; while others affirmed that there must be some mistake about the matter. – Lessons in Life, For All Who Will Read Them by T. S. Arthur