accusation meaning

EN[ˌæk.jʊ.ˈzeɪ.ʃən] [-eɪʃən]
  • Accusation can refer to:
  • The Accusation, a 1951 Italian film
  • Criminal accusation
  • False accusation
FR accusation

    Definition of accusation in English Dictionary

  • NounPLaccusationsSUF-ation
    1. The act of accusing.
      1. We come not by the way of accusation / To taint that honor every good tongue blesses.
    2. (law) A formal charge brought against a person in a court of law.
      1. [They] set up over his head his accusation - Matthew 27:37
    3. An allegation.
    4. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • We had to rebid the contract when accusations of fraud by other competitors occurred.
        • I retract all the accusations I made about the senator and sincerely hope he won't sue me.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Nouns
        • Countable nouns
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      1. fr accusation
      2. en accusations
      3. fr accusations
      Source: Wiktionary

      Meaning of accusation for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "accusation" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
      Difficultness: Level 2
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      Definiteness: Level 7
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