World Literature Unit 10
crime, charge of crime
to do away with legal penalties
The group was asking the government to decriminalize the use of marijuana for medical uses.
to reveal guilt or make appear guilty
The gun found in your home will incriminate your involvement in this crime.
|culpable|| deserving blame|
I feel you are culpable for the accident since you were texting while driving.
one responsible for a crime
I am looking for the culprit behind the prank that destroyed the girl's bathroom.
burden or obligation
A no responsibilities
The onus rests on you to prove that you were not at the scene of the crime.
to prove not guilty
The jury exonerated the defendent of all charges in his court case.
prove good, approve
praise or approval
I received approbation for my hard work on my English essay.
to scold or criticize
My parents reproved me for getting two Ds on my report card.
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