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Word of the Day - March 23, 2013

March 25, 2013 - Scott Viau
culpability - CUL-pah-BILL-ih-TEE - blame; responsible for a fault or wrong

Example: "An editorial in The Star stated that 'China can't avoid its culpability for the slaughter of elephants in Kenya; the poaching is the result of the soaring world price for ivory, driven by the insatiable demand of the new Chinese middle class for ivory status symbols.'"

 
 

 

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