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Definition of Accuse

Babylon English

place blame, charge with a crime
Accuse Definition from Arts & Humanities Dictionaries & Glossaries
English-Latin Online Dictionary
Accuse Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(v. t.)
To charge with, or declare to have committed, a crime or offense
(v. t.)
to charge with an offense, judicially or by a public process; -- with of; as, to accuse one of a high crime or misdemeanor.
(v. t.)
To charge with a fault; to blame; to censure.
(v. t.)
To betray; to show. [L.]
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913), edited by Noah Porter. About
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accusatory \ac*cu"sa*to*ry\ (&?;), a. [l. accusatorius, fr. accusare.] pertaining to, or containing, an accusation; as, an accusatory libel. --grote.

for Vocabulary Exams of KPDS, YDS,UDS (in Turkey); and SAT in America
To charge with wrong doing, misconduct, or error.
Concise English-Irish Dictionary v. 1.1
ciontaigh, cúisigh, gearán, iomardaigh
English Phonetics
The Devil's Dictionary
Accuse, (v.t.)

To affirm another's guilt or unworth; most commonly as a justification of ourselves for having wronged him.
The Devil's Dictionary, by Ambrose Bierce, 1911 (About)
Shakespeare Words
WordNet 2.0

1. bring an accusation against; level a charge against; "He charged the man with spousal abuse"
(synonym) impeach, incriminate, criminate
(hypernym) charge
(hyponym) reproach, upbraid
(derivation) accusation, accusal
2. blame for, make a claim of wrongdoing or misbehavior against; "he charged me director with indifference"
(synonym) charge
(hyponym) blame, fault
(derivation) accusation, charge
Accuse Definition from Social Science Dictionaries & Glossaries
Dream Dictionary
To dream that you accuse any one of a mean action, denotes that you will have quarrels with those under you, and your dignity will be thrown from a high pedestal.

If you are accused, you are in danger of being guilty of distributing scandal in a sly and malicious way.

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Ten Thousand Dreams Interpreted, or "What's in a dream": a scientific and practical exposition; By Gustavus Hindman, 1910. For the open domain e-text see: Guttenberg Project
Accuse Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
Accusation can refer to:
  • The Accusation, a 1951 Italian film
  • Criminal accusation
  • False accusation

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Accuse Definition from Law Dictionaries & Glossaries
Law Dictionary
To institute legal proceedings charging someone with a crime.
Accuse Definition from Entertainment & Music Dictionaries & Glossaries
English - Klingon
v. pum