toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

culprit
used in Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
someone responsible for a wrongdoing — especially a criminal; or something that caused a problem
  • "Yes," says Phaedrus omnisciently, " — Aristotle — " The assistant chairman is shocked for a moment, then, almost like a culprit who has been discovered but feels no guilt, laughs loud and long.
    Part 4 (13% in)

There are no more uses of "culprit" in Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®