The act of accusing
arraignment, indictment, prosecution, accusal, impeachment, denunciation, incrimination, bringing of charges, finger-pointing*; see also
charge, indictment, allegation, imputation, denunciation, slur,
exposÃ©, complaint, citation, censure, insinuation, count, rap*, beef*, smear*, frame-up*.
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A charging of someone with a misdeed: