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culprit
used in David Copperfield

2 uses
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Definition someone responsible for a wrongdoing — especially a criminal
  • An unhappy culprit, found guilty of imperfect exercise, approaches at his command.
    Chapters 7-9 (4% in)
  • The culprit falters excuses, and professes a determination to do better tomorrow.
    Chapters 7-9 (4% in)

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