What does guiltless mean?

Definitions for guiltless
ˈgɪlt lɪsguilt·less

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. innocent, guiltless, clean-handedadjective

    free from evil or guilt

    "an innocent child"; "the principle that one is innocent until proved guilty"


  1. guiltlessadjective

    Free from guilt; innocent.

  2. guiltlessadjective

    Without experience or trial; unacquainted (with).

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Guiltlessadjective

    Innocent; free from crime.

    Etymology: from guilt.

    I am in this commanded to deliver
    The noble duke of Clarence to your hands:
    I will not reason what is meant hereby,
    Because I will be guiltless of the meaning. William Shakespeare, R. III.

    Many worthy and chaste dames thus,
    All guiltless, meet reproach. William Shakespeare, Othello.

    Then shall the man be guiltless from iniquity, and this woman shall bear her iniquity. Num. v. 31.

    Thou, who do’st all thou wishest at thy will,
    And never willest aught but what is right,
    Preserve this guiltless blood they seek to spill;
    Thine be my kingdom. Edward Fairfax.

    Guiltless of greatness, thus he always pray’d,
    Nor knew nor wish’d he, that those vows he made
    On his own head should be at last repaid. Dryden.

    Thou know’st how guiltless first I met thy flame,
    When love approach’d me under friendship’s name. Alexander Pope.


  1. guiltless

    The discography of British singer-songwriter and YouTuber Dorothy Miranda "Dodie" Clark consists of one studio album, five extended plays, 15 singles, and 40 music videos. She has also uploaded multiple original songs and covers to her YouTube channels doddleoddle and doddlevloggle.


  1. guiltless

    Guiltless refers to the state or condition of being free from guilt, blame, or wrongdoing; innocent. It can also signify a lack of awareness or knowledge about something that may have negative or harmful consequences.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Guiltlessadjective

    free from guilt; innocent

  2. Guiltlessadjective

    without experience or trial; unacquainted (with)

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of guiltless in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of guiltless in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of guiltless in a Sentence

  1. Rooma Mehra:

    If you have made a difference to even one life before you die, your living has not been in vain. When you are lying on your death bed, which we all will one day. If your conscience is guiltless and there is a smile on your face, you have made a difference.

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