Synonyms for guiltless

Synonyms for (adjective) guiltless

Synonyms: innocent, guiltless, clean-handed

Definition: free from evil or guilt

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

Similar words: clear, cleared, vindicated, exculpated, exonerated, absolved

Definition: freed from any question of guilt

Usage: is absolved from all blame; was now clear of the charge of cowardice; his official honor is vindicated


Similar words: acquitted, not guilty

Definition: declared not guilty of a specific offense or crime; legally blameless

Usage: he stands acquitted on all charges; the jury found him not guilty by reason of insanity


Similar words: inculpable, blameless, irreproachable, unimpeachable

Definition: free of guilt; not subject to blame

Usage: has lived a blameless life; of irreproachable character; an unimpeachable reputation