GRE Word List


one accused of or charged with a crime

The meaning of the word culprit is one accused of or charged with a crime.

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mannerismexaggerated or affected (see affected
abortiveprematurely born
blighta disease or injury of plants marked by the formation of lesions, withering, and death of parts (such as leaves and tubers)
bolta lightning stroke
recriminationa retaliatory accusation
nascentcoming or having recently come into existence
intimatemarked by a warm friendship developing through long association
forthcomingbeing about to appear or to be produced or made available
malevolenthaving, showing, or arising from intense often vicious ill will, spite, or hatred
dolta stupid person