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incriminate Explained

incriminate at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

[ınk'rımə'neıt]

incriminate at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

1730, from M.L. incriminatus, pp. of incriminare "to incriminate," from in- "not" + criminare "to accuse of a crime," from crimen (gen. criminis) "crime" (see crime). ///

incriminate at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

v [T] [Date: 1700-1800; Language: Late Latin; Origin: , past participle of incriminare, from Latin crimen; CRIME]// to make someone seem guilty of a crime// incriminate yourself// --He refused to answer questions for fear he might incriminate himself.// -- incriminating adj // --incriminating evidence// -- incrimination/[hA366]nkr[hA366]m[hA369]ne[hA366][hA35D][hA368]n/ n [U] //

incriminate at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

20 Moby Thesaurus words for "incriminate":
accuse, arraign, assail, attack, blame, censure, charge, criminate,
cry out against, cry out on, cry shame upon, entangle, finger,
impeach, implicate, impugn, inculpate, indict, involve, tax

incriminate at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[V] (Accusation): accuse, charge, tax, impute, stigmatize, slur, cast a stone at, incriminate, inculpate, implicate, call to account, censure, indict, denounce, arraign, impeach.

incriminate at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

verb
[VN] to make it seem as if sb has done sth wrong or illegal:
They were afraid of answering the questions and incriminating themselves. * He was careful not to say anything that might incriminate the others.
incriminating adjective [usually before noun]:
incriminating evidence
incrimination noun [U]:
He destroyed the files to avoid incrimination.

Incriminate at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Incriminate \In*crim"i*nate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p.
{Incriminated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Incriminating}.] [LL.
incriminatus, p. p. of incriminare; in- in + criminare,
criminari, to accuse one of a crime. See {Criminate}.]
To accuse; to charge with a crime or fault; to criminate.

incriminate at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

incriminate
v 1: suggest that someone is guilty [syn: {imply}, {inculpate}]
2: bring an accusation against; level a charge against; "He
charged the man with spousal abuse" [syn: {accuse}, {impeach},
{criminate}]

incriminate at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

* From Inter: etyl » la incriminatum, past participle of incriminare.

Verb

Inter: en-verb » incriminates|incriminating|incriminated|incriminated
  • Inter: transitiv » e To accuse or bring criminal charges against.
    1. : The newpapers are all incriminating me unjustly in this fiasco!
    2. Inter: transitiv » e To indicate the guilt of.
    3. : We have all sorts of evidence which incriminates you.

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » To accuse or bring criminal charges against

  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|syyttää
  • German: Inter: t- » de|beschuldigen

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|ενοχοποιώ|tr=enoxopió|sc=Grek
    • Hebrew: Inter: t- » he|הפליל|tr=hiflíl
    • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|incriminar


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » To indicate the guilt of
    • Finnish: osoittaa syylliseksi, todistaa syylliseksi
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|belasten


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|incriminar

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    See also

    * get the goods on

    Italian

    Verb

    incriminate
  • Inter: conjugation of » incriminare||2|p|pres|ind|lang=it
    1. Inter: conjugation of » incriminare||2|p|imp|lang=it
    2. Inter: form of » Feminine plural|incriminato

      Anagrams

      * anticrimine


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    Translation: cs » incriminate
    Translation: et » incriminate
    Translation: el » incriminate
    Translation: fa » incriminate
    Translation: fr » incriminate
    Translation: ko » incriminate
    Translation: io » incriminate
    Translation: it » incriminate
    Translation: kn » incriminate
    Translation: ku » incriminate
    Translation: hu » incriminate
    Translation: ml » incriminate
    Translation: no » incriminate
    Translation: pl » incriminate
    Translation: fi » incriminate
    Translation: ta » incriminate
    Translation: vi » incriminate
    Translation: zh » incriminate