Synonyms of culprit in English:

culprit


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noun

1‘the police are doing all they can to catch the culprit’

SYNONYMS
guilty party, offender, wrongdoer, person responsible
criminal, malefactor, lawbreaker, felon, delinquent, reprobate
evil-doer, transgressor, sinner
informal baddie, bad guy, wrong 'un, crook
British informal crim
Law malfeasant, misfeasor, infractor
archaic miscreant