Definition of accuse
- bring an accusation against; level a charge against; "The neighbors accused the man of spousal abuse". Synonyms: criminate, impeach, incriminate.
- blame for, make a claim of wrongdoing or misbehavior against; "he charged the director with indifference". Synonyms: charge.
arraign, asperse, besmirch, blame, calumniate, charge, criminate, defame, denigrate, fault, file, impeach, incriminate, indict, lodge, recriminate, reproach, slander, smear, smirch, sully, upbraid.
Words nearby accuse
accurse, accused, accuser.
Rhymes with accuse
abuse, amuse, bemuse, blues, booze, bruise, chartreuse, choose, clews, confuse, cruise, cruse, defuse, diffuse, disabuse, druse, druze, enthuse, excuse, fuse.
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accuser, accused, accusers, accuses.
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