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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Guilty  \Guilt"y\,  a.  [Compar.  {Gultier};  superl.  {Guiltiest}.] 
  [AS.  gyltig  liable.  See  {Guilt}.] 
  1.  Having  incurred  guilt;  criminal;  morally  delinquent; 
  wicked;  chargeable  with  or  responsible  for  something 
  censurable;  justly  exposed  to  penalty;  --  used  with  of 
  and  usually  followed  by  the  crime,  sometimes  by  the 
  punishment. 
 
  They  answered  and  said  He  is  guilty  of  death. 
  --Matt.  xxvi. 
  66. 
 
  Nor  he  nor  you  were  guilty  of  the  strife. 
  --Dryden. 
 
  2.  Evincing  or  indicating  guilt;  involving  guilt;  as  a 
  guilty  look  a  guilty  act  a  guilty  feeling. 
 
  3.  Conscious;  cognizant.  [Obs.]  --B.  Jonson 
 
  4.  Condemned  to  payment.  [Obs.  &  R.]  --Dryden. 




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