1. [syn: innocent, guiltless, clean-handed]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Guiltless \Guilt"less\, a.
1. Free from guilt; innocent.
The Lord will not hold him guiltless that taketh his
name in vain. --Ex. xx. 7.
2. Without experience or trial; unacquainted (with).
Such gardening tools, as art, yet rude,
Guiltless of fire, had formed. --Milton.
-- Guilt"less*ly, adv. -- Guilt"less*ness, n.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: free from evil or guilt; "an innocent child"; "the
principle that one is innocent until proved guilty" [syn:
innocent, guiltless, clean-handed] [ant: guilty]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
34 Moby Thesaurus words for "guiltless":
angelic, blameless, chaste, childlike, clean, clear, dovelike,
exemplary, faultless, immaculate, in the clear, incorrupt,
inculpable, innocent, irreproachable, lamblike, not guilty,
offenseless, prelapsarian, pristine, pure, reproachless, righteous,
sans reproche, sinless, unblamable, uncorrupted, undefiled,
unfallen, unlapsed, untouched by evil, virtuous, with clean hands,