Definition of Accuse in English :

Define Accuse in English

Accuse meaning in English

Meaning of Accuse in English

Pronunciation of Accuse in English

Accuse pronunciation in English

Pronounce Accuse in English


see synonyms of accuse


1. accuse, criminate, impeach, incriminate

bring an accusation against; level a charge against

Example Sentences:
'The neighbors accused the man of spousal abuse'

2. accuse, charge

blame for, make a claim of wrongdoing or misbehavior against

Example Sentences:
'he charged the director with indifference'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of accuse
to charge (a person or persons) with some fault, offence, crime, etc; impute guilt or blame

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see synonyms of accuse
verb transitiveWord forms: acˈcused or acˈcusing
to find at fault; blame
to bring formal charges against (of doing wrong, breaking the law, etc.)

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of accuse
v. ac·cused, ac·cus·ing, ac·cus·es
v. tr.
1. To charge with a shortcoming or error.
2. To charge formally with a wrongdoing.
v. intr.
To make a charge of wrongdoing against another.

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