accuse accuse  /ə ˈkjuz/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) bring an accusation against; level a charge against
  2. (v) blame for, make a claim of wrongdoing or misbehavior against

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Usage(s):

  1. They accuse us of interfering in Hungary's internal affairs.
  2. They deride the emos for being posers who are overly sentimental and accuse them of robbing from other music genres.
  3. The fear in Lebanon is that it will accuse members of the powerful Shi'ite militant group Hizballah.

News

  1. Motor racing-Mercedes F1 team wait to hear their fate

    * Mercedes accuse FIA of double standards * Team risk heavy sanction for breach of testing rules * Verdict due by Friday By Alan Baldwin PARIS, June 20 (Reuters) - The threat of sanctions hung over Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg's Mercedes Formula One team on Thursday as an International Tribunal prepared to rule on their 'secret' Pirelli tyre test. Tribunal president Edwin Glasgow, a prominent ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Sports

  2. Motor racing-Mercedes accuse FIA of double standards

    * Mercedes accuse FIA of double standards * Team risk heavy sanction for breach of testing rules By Alan Baldwin PARIS, June 20 (Reuters) - Mercedes accused Formula One's governing body of double standards on Thursday at a tribunal that could impose stiff sanctions on their team for allegedly breaking the rules with a 'secret' tyre test. The team of 2008 world champion Lewis Hamilton - preparing ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Sports

  3. Portland police accuse 19-year-old man of attempted murder in gang-related shooting

    A 19-year-old man will be arraigned in Multnomah County Circuit Court Wednesday afternoon on allegations of attempted murder and assault in connection with a gang-related shooting last week. Rasool Islam is accused of firing shots at 19-year-old Amel Johnson at...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The Oregonian

Quotes

  1. "It was a very tough decision," USOC chairman Peter Ueberroth said before opening a sealed envelope and revealing the winning city. "If I had all the power - and sometimes people accuse me of that - I would take the map and merge the two...
    on Apr 14, 2007 By: Peter Ueberroth Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "It's an example of the negativity that Governor Richardson is talking about. If they want to tone it down, don't accuse someone of McCarthyism," Rendell said.
    on Mar 23, 2008 By: Ed Rendell Source: AZ Central.com

  3. "I accuse the president of the Palestinian Authority of providing coverage of this holocaust in Gaza," Mashaal said.
    on Feb 27, 2008 By: Khaled Mashaal Source: San Francisco Chronicle

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