guiltless

[gilt-lis]
adjective
1.
free from guilt; innocent.
2.
having no knowledge or experience; innocent (usually followed by of ).
3.
destitute or devoid (usually followed by of ): a house guiltless of any charm.

Origin:
1150–1200; Middle English; see guilt, -less

guiltlessly, adverb
guiltlessness, noun


1. See innocent.
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guiltless (ˈɡɪltlɪs)
 
adj
free of all responsibility for wrongdoing or crime; innocent
 
'guiltlessly
 
adv
 
'guiltlessness
 
n

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Example sentences
While some believed it to be a guiltless method of free labor, others found it
  morally wrong.
We can never be satisfied as long as the guiltless are slaughtered.
But she realized that she was proud and cheeky herself, that she was not always
  guiltless.
And yet he cannot feel guiltless, cannot endure his work, sees himself as
  trapped: here lies his victimization.
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