Synonyms for accusation

Synonyms for (noun) accusation

Synonyms: charge, accusation

Definition: an assertion that someone is guilty of a fault or offence

Usage: the newspaper published charges that Jones was guilty of drunken driving

Similar words: assertion, asseveration, averment

Definition: a declaration that is made emphatically (as if no supporting evidence were necessary)

Synonyms: accusal, accusation

Definition: a formal charge of wrongdoing brought against a person; the act of imputing blame or guilt

Similar words: charge, complaint

Definition: (criminal law) a pleading describing some wrong or offense

Usage: he was arrested on a charge of larceny

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