a defendant in a criminal proceeding
The person charged with an offense; the defendant in a criminal case.
Having been accused; being the target of accusations.
Origin: * First attested in the 1590's.
charged with offense; as, an accused person
Military Dictionary and Gazetteer
In a military sense, the designation of one who is arraigned before a military court.
British National Corpus
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Rank popularity for the word 'accused' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2627
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'accused' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4631
Rank popularity for the word 'accused' in Adjectives Frequency: #995
The numerical value of accused in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of accused in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Examples of accused in a Sentence
No one has accused me of anything.
All three accused will be shifted to Central Jail.
I am hurting inside for what he is accused of doing.
The accused was vulnerable because of his disability.
What Happened After I was Wrongly Accused of Harassment.
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