blamable


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deserving blame or censure as being wrong or evil or injurious

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Ainsi le fait que le bon centaure represente un comportement blamable manifeste un esprit critique envers les croyances traditionnelles, du moins envers les divinites mixanthropiques.
This fact was quite predictable, and actually predicted precisely by quite a number of information technology specialists and commentators, and it was not all blamable on the ongoing economic crises.
56) Not only does the inevitable corruption of ethical life not release individuals from the ethical; Hegel thinks individuals themselves are blamable for allowing that corruption to occur and for participating in it.
As he instructs in his third Lecture on Moral Philosophy, "the moral sense implies also a sense of obligation, that such and such things are right, and others wrong; that we are bound in duty to do the one, and that our conduct is hateful, blamable, and deserving of punishment if we do the contrary" (Witherspoon 1805, 7:29).
This possibility retrospectively makes Gonzalo's persistent attempts to alleviate Alonso's gloom less questionable and, consequently, the disruption caused by Antonio's and Sebastian's acerbic quips more blamable.
The struggle of the Bedouins was a hopeless one, and though the manner in which brutal soldiers, like Bugeaud, have carried on the war is highly blamable, the conquest of Algeria is an important and fortunate fact for the progress of civilization.
21) He regretted that the letter had fallen into the public domain but declared that, "one cannot hold me responsible for the blamable indiscretion which launched this letter in the public.
With the princess's enchantment lengthened to a century, slumber in the tale became explicitly linked to temporality in its sense of the human placement in time; moreover, sleep became something specifically feminine and blamable, a somnolence that radiates outward from the princess to infect the kingdom around her.
The harvest failure of hybrid rice of the Supertoy type in Purwerojo in 2008 was believed to be blamable on the distributor of the rice seeds violating the Law No.
to be done, that are very unjust and blamable in their own nature,
In such cases, suspicion that an action may kill something means that it is blamable to a degree.
Playgoers and readers alike get this impression partly because Vincentio and Isabella occasionally appear to be just as "precise"--albeit in a much less blamable (or even unblamable) way--as Angelo in matters of love, sexuality, and moral conduct.
Thus, Grotius goes on to say that "such motives, though blamable, when even connected with a just war, do not render the war ITSELF unjust.
Are voters so taken by the prime minister that they even tolerate his condescending remark, ''There are many kinds of people's lives,'' in replying to queries about his blamable past?
The utterances of Coriolanus's backward voice are, in one sense, more blamable than their counterparts in Apemantus's speeches because the latter character, like Jaques (As You Like It II.