(Law) A set of written criminal charges issued against a party, where a grand jury, under the guidance of a prosecutor, has found that sufficient evidence exists to justify trying the party for that crime.
A pursuing of a lawsuit or a criminal trial; the party pursuing a criminal prosecution; the carrying out of any activity or plan. A pursuing of a lawsuit or a criminal trial; the party pursuing a criminal prosecution; the carrying out of any activity or plan.
An attack on the credibility of a witness for reasons relating to prior inconsistent testimony or evidence of lying.
The act or an instance of denouncing, especially a public condemnation or censure.
The act of accusing
Any declaration of something to be true without giving any proof.
Something imputed, ascribed, or attributed.
The act or process of slurring
(Law) A pleading setting forth the plaintiff's case or cause of action; formal charge or accusation
An order issued by a law enforcement officer to appear in court at a specific time to defend oneself against the criminal allegations contained in the order. See also summons.
An expression of strong disapproval or harsh criticism.
A sly hint or suggestion, esp. against someone
(Law) Any of the charges in an indictment, each of which gives a reason and is sufficient for prosecution
(Slang) Blame or punishment, as a prison sentence
The flesh of a slaughtered full-grown steer, bull, ox, or cow.
(Biology) A sample, as of blood or bacterial cells, spread on a slide for microscopic examination or on the surface of a culture medium.
A contest or deliberation the outcome of which is fraudulently prearranged.
Find another word for accusation. In this page you can discover 30 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for accusation, like: arraignment, indictment, prosecution, accusal, impeachment, denunciation, incrimination, bringing of charges, finger-pointing, charge and allegation.