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1. accusation

noun. ['ˌækjəˈzeɪʃən, ˌækjuːˈzeɪʃən'] a formal charge of wrongdoing brought against a person; the act of imputing blame or guilt.

Synonyms

  • blame game
  • imprecation
  • information
  • complaint
  • inculpation
  • charge
  • preferment
  • incrimination
  • recrimination
  • self-condemnation
  • implication
  • self-accusation
  • accusal
  • imputation
  • allegation
  • blame

Antonyms

  • empty
  • negative charge
  • positive charge
  • disclaim

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Rhymes with Accusation

  • deinstitutionalization
  • institutionalization
  • self-congratulation
  • antidiscrimination
  • telecommunication
  • nondiscrimination
  • misrepresentation
  • mischaracterization
  • internationalization
  • industrialization
  • decriminalization
  • transillumination
  • self-determination
  • renationalization
  • recapitalization
  • prestidigitation
  • misinterpretation
  • misidentification
  • miscommunication
  • experimentation
  • excommunication
  • disqualification
  • discontinuation
  • denationalization
  • decentralization
  • transplantation
  • singularization
  • self-perpetuation
  • securitization
  • reinterpretation

How do you pronounce accusation?

Pronounce accusation as ˌækjəˈzeɪʃən.

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Sentences with accusation


1. Noun, singular or mass
Your friend may not take the news well and may even become angry at you for making the accusation.

Quotes about accusation


1. Art is accusation, expression, passion. Art is a fight to the finish between black charcoal and white paper.
- Gunter Grass

2. From the philosopher Catulus, never to be dismissive of a friend's accusation, even if it seems unreasonable, but to make every effort to restore the relationship to its normal condition.
- Marcus Aurelius, Meditations

3. I may be what my enemies desire me to be, yet never an accusation are they able to hurl against me which makes me blush or lower my forehead; and I hope that God will be merciful enough with me, to prevent me from committing one of those faults which would involve my family.
- Jose Rizal

2. self-accusation

noun. an admission that you have failed to do or be something you know you should do or be.

Synonyms

  • self-condemnation
  • confession
  • accusal

3. accusation

noun. ['ˌækjəˈzeɪʃən, ˌækjuːˈzeɪʃən'] an assertion that someone is guilty of a fault or offence.

Synonyms

  • assertion
  • charge
  • asseveration
  • averment

Antonyms

  • absolve
  • calm
  • overcharge
  • discharge
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