Synonyms of culprit in English:

culprit

noun

  • the police are doing all they can to catch the culprit
    guilty party, offender, wrongdoer, person responsible;
    informal baddy, bad guy, wrong 'un, crook, crim
    Law malfeasant, misfeasor, infractor
    archaic miscreant
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    Word of the day flagitious
    Pronunciation: fləˈdʒɪʃəs
    adjective
    (of a person or their actions) criminal; villainous