Synonyms of culprit in English:



  • the police are doing all they can to catch the culprit
    guilty party, offender, wrongdoer, person responsible; criminal, malefactor, lawbreaker, felon, delinquent, reprobate; evil-doer, transgressor, sinner
    informal baddy, bad guy, wrong 'un, crook, crim
    Lawmalfeasant, misfeasor, infractor
    archaic miscreant
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    Pronunciation: əˈnɒm(ə)ləs
    deviating from what is standard, normal, or expected