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.
adj : free from evil or guilt; "an innocent child"; "the principle
that one is innocent until proved guilty" [syn: innocent,
clean-handed] [ant: guilty]