Deserving blame culpable reprehensible
- deserving blame or censure to be incorrect or evil or injurious
- Deserving blame; culpable; reprehensible.
also blame-worthy, belated 14c., from fault (n.) + worthy (adj.). Associated: Blameworthiness.
(a.) Deserving fault; culpable; reprehensible.
Speranski went on to say that honor, l'honneur, cannot be upheld by privileges harmful to the service; that honor, l'honneur, is either a negative concept of not doing what is blameworthy or it is a source of emulation in pursuit of commendation and rewards, which recognize it.