What does the word guilty mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Guiltily.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Guiltiness.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Having incurred guilt; invoiving guilt; deserving punishment.

Usage examples for guilty

  1. Did she think him guilty of De Brissac's death? – The Grey Cloak by Harold MacGrath
  2. And you have no doubt that he was guilty? – Plays: Lady Frederick, The Explorer, A Man of Honor by William Somerset Maugham
  3. Indeed, so stern was her sense of self- sacrifice, that she had an almost guilty feeling when she thought of Ulrich. – The Tin Soldier by Temple Bailey