Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Culpable"

The meaning of "Culpable" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does culpable
mean?
A: if a person is culpable it means they can be blamed or condemned for some sort of bad act

Synonyms of "Culpable" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between culpable and guilty ?
A: "culpable" comes from Latin ("mea culpa," etc.), and following the general pattern, is used in more formal contexts to mean, well, "guilty"

"guilty" is our old Germanic word, and like is often the case, is more conversational.

Also, "guilty" works better when we're talking about emotions. "I feel really guilty" underlines the emotional feeling, whereas "I feel really culpable" sounds more like I'm causally responsible for it, I can be held accountable for it

Translations of "Culpable"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? culpable
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? culpable
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? culpable
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? culpable
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