What does accusation mean?

Definitions for accusation
ˌæk yʊˈzeɪ ʃən; əˈkyu zəlac·cu·sa·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. accusation, accusal(noun)

    a formal charge of wrongdoing brought against a person; the act of imputing blame or guilt

  2. accusation, charge(noun)

    an assertion that someone is guilty of a fault or offence

    "the newspaper published charges that Jones was guilty of drunken driving"

Wiktionary

  1. accusation(Noun)

    The act of accusing.

  2. accusation(Noun)

    A formal charge brought against a person in a court of law.

  3. accusation(Noun)

    An allegation.

  4. Origin: * First attested in the late 14th century.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Accusation(noun)

    the act of accusing or charging with a crime or with a lighter offense

  2. Accusation(noun)

    that of which one is accused; the charge of an offense or crime, or the declaration containing the charge

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'accusation' in Nouns Frequency: #2769

How to pronounce accusation?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say accusation in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of accusation in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of accusation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of accusation in a Sentence

  1. Greg Stube:

    I ’m flabbergasted by this sleeping pill accusation.

  2. Cynthia Nixon:

    The accusation that my family promotes anti-Semitism is deeply, deeply offensive.

  3. Tim Clark:

    The agreement did not address things like the accusation they have made against us.

  4. Kory Wright:

    I felt relieved that I didn't do it; but at the same time, I felt that that was a serious accusation.

  5. Sam Liccardo:

    The ludicrous accusation that I somehow directed the police department to' stand down' at the rally is utterly false.

Images & Illustrations of accusation

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