accuse of
phr verb
Accuse of is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑indictment
Accuse of is used with these nouns as the object: ↑adultery, ↑cover-up, ↑cowardice, ↑disloyalty, ↑favouritism, ↑impropriety, ↑incompetence, ↑involvement, ↑negligence

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  • accuse\ of — secgan on …   English to the Old English

  • accuse of wrongdoing — verb accuse, allege, arraign, bring a charge, charge with, cite, criminate, denounce, expose, fix blame, impeach, implicate, incriminate, inculpate, indict, prefer charges, prosecute associated concepts: felony complaint, grand jury, indictment,… …   Law dictionary

  • accuse of maladministration — index impeach Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • accuse of misconduct — index impeach Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • accuse of wrong — index arraign Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • accuse of callousness — criticize for being insensitive, accuse of hard heartedness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Accuse — Ac*cuse , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Accused}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Accusing}.] [OF. acuser, F. accuser, L. accusare, to call to account, accuse; ad + causa cause, lawsuit. Cf. {Cause}.] 1. To charge with, or declare to have committed, a crime or offense;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • accuse — ► VERB (often accuse of) 1) charge with an offence or crime. 2) claim that (someone) has done (something wrong). DERIVATIVES accusatory adjective accuser noun. ORIGIN Latin accusare call to account , from causa reason, motive, lawsuit …   English terms dictionary

  • accuse — v. (D; tr.) to accuse of (he was accused of murder) * * * [ə kjuːz] (D;tr.) to accuseof (he was accused of murder) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • accuse — Synonyms and related words: accuse of, allege, anathematize, anathemize, animadvert on, arraign, article, attribute, blame, book, bring accusation, bring charges, bring to book, call to account, cast blame upon, cast reflection upon, censure,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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