What does accused mean?

Definitions for accusedəˈkyuzd

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word accused.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. accused(noun)

    a defendant in a criminal proceeding


  1. accused(Noun)

    The person charged with an offense; the defendant in a criminal case.

  2. accused(Adjective)

    Having been accused; being the target of accusations.

  3. Origin: * First attested in the 1590's.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Accused

    of Accuse

  2. Accused(adj)

    charged with offense; as, an accused person

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'accused' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2627

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'accused' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4631

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'accused' in Adjectives Frequency: #995


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of accused in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of accused in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Stephen Belafonte:

    No one has accused me of anything.

  2. Saqib Ismail:

    All three accused will be shifted to Central Jail.

  3. Tyrone Sanders:

    I am hurting inside for what he is accused of doing.

  4. Tuesday Pistorius:

    The accused was vulnerable because of his disability.

  5. Ryan Seacrest:

    What Happened After I was Wrongly Accused of Harassment.

Images & Illustrations of accused

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