implicated implicated  /ˈɪm plɪ ˌkeɪ tɪd/


  • (adj) culpably involved


  • Various blood-pressure medications, antidepressants, antihistamines, heart drugs and some antibiotics have been implicated in interfering with sex drive or performance.


  1. More D.C. employees face discipline for parking abuse

    Two more employees of the District's chief financial officer have been implicated in a long-running probe into misconduct tied to the fraudulent use of disabled parking permits.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Washington Examiner

  2. Man Allegedly Framed by Wife for Ricin Harbors No Anger

    The husband of a pregnant actress, accused of sending poison-laced letters to President Obama and then trying to frame him for the crime, says it's 'heartbreaking' to think that his spouse implicated him, but he harbors no anger and hopes to move on with his life.        
    on June 13, 2013     Source: ABC News

  3. Australian Army stands down military personnel over "explicit and repugnant" emails denigrating women

    Top Australian military personnel have been implicated in a scandal over "explicit and repugnant" emails that denigrate women.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: GlobalPost


  1. "Discussion of issues cannot be suppressed simply because the issues may be pertinent in an election," Roberts wrote. "Where the First Amendment is implicated, the tie goes to the speaker, not the censor."
    on Mar 20, 2008 By: John Roberts Source: USA Today

  2. "Several weeks ago, we informed Craigslist of an impending criminal case that implicated its Web site," said New York Attorney General Andrew M. Cuomo in a statement. "Rather than work with this office to prevent further abuses, in the middle...
    on May 13, 2009 By: Andrew Cuomo Source: FOXNews

  3. "Much of the information that the Congress seeks pertains to individuals other than the US attorneys who resigned," Roehrkasse said. "Because there are individuals' privacy interests implicated by publicly releasing this information, it is...
    on Apr 10, 2007 By: Brian Roehrkasse Source: Forbes

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