Definition of Accuses. Meaning of Accuses. Synonyms of Accuses

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Accuses. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Accuses and, of course, Accuses synonyms and on the right images related to the word Accuses.

Definition of Accuses

Accuse
Accuse Ac*cuse", n. Accusation. [Obs.] --Shak.
Accuse
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; (Law) to charge with an offense, judicially or by a public process; -- with of; as, to accuse one of a high crime or misdemeanor. Neither can they prove the things whereof they now accuse me. --Acts xxiv. 13. We are accused of having persuaded Austria and Sardinia to lay down their arms. --Macaulay. 2. To charge with a fault; to blame; to censure. Their thoughts the meanwhile accusing or else excusing one another. --Rom. ii. 15. 3. To betray; to show. [L.] --Sir P. Sidney. Syn: To charge; blame; censure; reproach; criminate; indict; impeach; arraign. Usage: To Accuse, Charge, Impeach, Arraign. These words agree in bringing home to a person the imputation of wrongdoing. To accuse is a somewhat formal act, and is applied usually (though not exclusively) to crimes; as, to accuse of treason. Charge is the most generic. It may refer to a crime, a dereliction of duty, a fault, etc.; more commonly it refers to moral delinquencies; as, to charge with dishonesty or falsehood. To arraign is to bring (a person) before a tribunal for trial; as, to arraign one before a court or at the bar public opinion. To impeach is officially to charge with misbehavior in office; as, to impeach a minister of high crimes. Both impeach and arraign convey the idea of peculiar dignity or impressiveness.

Meaning of Accuses from wikipedia

- his letter, Zola accuses General Billot of having held in his hands absolute proof of Dreyfus's innocence and covering it up. He accuses both General de...
- Accuser may refer to: Someone who accuses Satan, whose name means "accuser" (or "adversary") in Hebrew The Accusers, a crime novel The Accuser, an animated...
- Ronan the Accuser is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. He is the Supreme Accuser of the Kree Empire,...
- allegation can occur as the result of intentional lying on the part of the accuser; or unintentionally, due to a confabulation, either arising spontaneously...
- The Accusers is a 2003 historical mystery crime novel by Lindsey Davis and the 15th book of the Marcus Didius Falco Mysteries series. Set in Ancient Rome...
- Tyler (May 5, 2018). "****burn receives 5th District nomination; GOP accuses her of anti-Semitism". The Daily Progress. Retrieved May 11, 2018. Moomaw...
- ‹ The template Infobox film is being considered for merging. › The World Accuses is a 1934 American drama film directed by Charles Lamont and starring Vivian...
- Landler (September 26, 2018). "Trump Accuses China of Interfering in Midterm Elections". The New York Times. "Trump accuses China of election 'meddling' against...
- their father. Miller, Julie (July 29, 2015). "Walking Dead Star's Father Accuses Scientology of 'Brainwashing' Her in ****ing New Interview". Vanity Fair...
- "Indonesia Accuses" is a speech read by ****ure President of Indonesia ****rno in his defense during his 1930 trial in Landraad, Bandung, Indonesia. ****rno...
Loading...