culpability

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA (key): /ˌkʌlpəˈbɪləti/

NounEdit

Singular
culpability

Plural
none

  1. (uncountable) Culpability is the state of being responsible for something negative, such as a crime.
    Oliver Twist was found guilty of theft, but the real culpability was Fagin's.