blamable vs blameworthy what difference

what is difference between blamable and blameworthy

English

Alternative forms

  • blameable

Etymology

From Middle English blamable, blameable, equivalent to blame +‎ -able.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈbleɪməbəl/

Adjective

blamable (comparative more blamable, superlative most blamable)

  1. Deserving blame

Synonyms

  • blameworthy
  • culpable
  • reprehensible

Derived terms

  • blamably

German

Pronunciation

Adjective

blamable

  1. inflection of blamabel:
    1. strong/mixed nominative/accusative feminine singular
    2. strong nominative/accusative plural
    3. weak nominative all-gender singular
    4. weak accusative feminine/neuter singular

Middle English

Adjective

blamable

  1. Alternative form of blameable


English

Alternative forms

  • blame-worthy

Etymology

From Middle English blame worthy, blame-worthy, equivalent to blame +‎ -worthy.

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈbleɪmˌwɜː(ɹ).ði/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈbleɪmˌwɚ.ði/

Adjective

blameworthy (comparative more blameworthy, superlative most blameworthy)

  1. Deserving blame or censure; reprehensible.
    Yes, my life has been blameworthy; I confess it. But you know nothing of its temptations.

Antonyms

  • praiseworthy

Translations


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