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Definitions for accused
əˈkyuzdac·cused

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. accused(noun)

    a defendant in a criminal proceeding

Wiktionary

  1. accused(Noun)

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

    Etymology: * First attested in the 1590's.

  2. accused(Adjective)

    Having been accused; being the target of accusations.

    Etymology: * First attested in the 1590's.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Accused

    of Accuse

  2. Accused(adj)

    charged with offense; as, an accused person

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. accused

    In a military sense, the designation of one who is arraigned before a military court.

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

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Numerology

  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

Examples of accused in a Sentence

  1. Emiliano Arias:

    The crimes he is accused of are of repeated sexual abuse and one case of a consenting relationship with an older minor, there are more than five victims. I hope this investigation will allow me to find more victims because they deserve proper treatment.

  2. Curtis Hill:

    I now stand falsely and publicly accused of abhorrent behavior. These false accusations have irretrievably damaged my reputation, i was not afforded fairness in the investigation.

  3. Cory Booker:

    Right now, there's a shadow over the independence of the judiciary because a President who has been credibly accused by his former lawyer of being an unindicted co-conspirator has the opportunity to put a judge on the bench, it is understandable for people to suspect that there's something going on. That somehow this is rigged.

  4. Ian Haney López:

    He understands that his base sees whites as victimized, and( they) believe one of the primary ways that they are victimized is by being falsely accused of being racist, president Trump says things that border on being racist, and almost dares pundits to label them racist. And then President Trump goes to President Trump base and says,' They're accusing you of being a racist.'.

  5. President Trump:

    Crooked Hillary Clinton’s top aide, Huma Abedin, has been accused of disregarding basic security protocols, crooked Hillary Clinton put Classified Passwords into the hands of foreign agents. Remember sailors pictures on the submarine ? Jail ! Deep State Justice Dept must finally act ? Also on Comey others.

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