Definitions for accusationˌæk yʊˈzeɪ ʃən; əˈkyu zəl
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a formal charge of wrongdoing brought against a person; the act of imputing blame or guilt
an assertion that someone is guilty of a fault or offence
"the newspaper published charges that Jones was guilty of drunken driving"
The act of accusing.
A formal charge brought against a person in a court of law.
Origin: * First attested in the late 14th century.
the act of accusing or charging with a crime or with a lighter offense
that of which one is accused; the charge of an offense or crime, or the declaration containing the charge
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Translations for accusation
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- acusacióCatalan, Valencian
- anklage, beskyldningDanish
- Beschuldigung, AnklageGerman
- syytös, syyte, syyttäminenFinnish
- 告発, 言いがかりJapanese
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