blameless blameless  /b ˈleɪm ləs/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) free of guilt; not subject to blame

Usage(s):

  1. None of this means Spitzer was a blameless victim of chemistry.
  2. Allawi has criticized the government of current Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki for its de-Ba'athification policies, saying they hurt many blameless Iraqis.
  3. Bratton, in my opinion, was not blameless either.

News

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    The Churchill Downs stewards have held jockey Corey Lanerie blameless for his role in the disqualification of his mount, Runkle, from first to third in the eighth race Saturday.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Daily Racing Form

  2. Churchill Downs notes: Lanerie in the clear in DQ

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The Churchill Downs stewards have held jockey Corey Lanerie blameless for his role in the disqualification of his mount, Runkle, from first to third in the eighth race Saturday.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Daily Racing Form

Quotes

  1. "They were tried and convicted in the world court before they ever set foot in any courtroom ...... while people who are far more culpable and responsible have walked away blameless," Karpinski said during a presentation of the case in Berlin.
    on Nov 14, 2006 By: Janis Karpinski Source: Guardian Unlimited

  2. "Nobody is blameless about anything," Piniella said. "Everybody has a share of the blame and the manager's not immune from anything. When I was hired by the Cubs, I was hired because they thought I would be the manager who could get them to...
    on May 20, 2010 By: Lou Piniella Source: FOXSports.com

  3. Asked by Sawyer what Jews are responsible for, Gibson replied: "What are they responsible for? I think that they're not blameless in the conflict. There's been aggression and retaliation and aggression. It's just part of being in conflict, and being...
    on Jan 11, 2006 By: Mel Gibson Source: Brooks Bulletin

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