accusation


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  • noun

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a charging of someone with a misdeed

Synonyms for accusation

an assertion that someone is guilty of a fault or offence

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I have mentioned an accusation which has rested on me for years.
I have it in charge from Mr Boffin to discover, and I am very desirous for myself to discover, whether that retracted accusation still leaves any stain upon her.
With this exordium, Bella set forth that request of Lizzie's touching secrecy, and delicately spoke of that false accusation and its retraction, and asked might she beg to be informed whether it had any bearing, near or remote, on such request.
Seeing that his accusation of Sonia had completely failed, he had recourse to insolence:
It would have implied admitting the truth of the accusations brought against him.
It comes to this, then," she said, "that you make accusations against a man and deny him the right of being heard?
I judge only by the facts, the things you have said to me, your accusations against Captain Granet.
The doctor accused Mr Allworthy of too great lenity, repeated his accusations against his brother, and declared that he should never more be brought either to see, or to own him for his relation.
It is also shameful that the main suspect in this case is evading his responsibilities before his own conscience, the law and the public opinion, by pointing fingers of accusation at others," the party said.
The court also said it has changed the wording of the accusation against the defendant to "premeditated murder of Ibolya Ryan, an American, with the aim of spreading terror".
I always said that this accusation was a slander," the bishop said during a press conference June 20.
The spokesman of Ahrar bloc, Jawad al-Jubouri said in a statement to the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA / that " Maliki's accusation is not new , and it comes with mutual accusations among the political blocs since the start of the political process and the formation of the government and the current parliament .
BARDO (TAP) - Heads of parliamentary blocs discussed at a meeting on Sunday the possibility of enshrining the criminalisation of accusation of apostasy (Takfir) and incitement to hatred and violence.
Another is why Nasrallah chose to make such an accusation without presenting evidence.
Another accusation leveled against the Pope is that he failed to follow up a request to help find the baby of a woman kidnapped when five months' pregnant and killed in the 'Dirty War' era.