verb (used with object)
FOR POSTERITY’S SAKE, TAKE THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!
OTHER WORDS FROM accredit
Words nearby accredit
Example sentences from the Web for accredit
The most obvious and palpable facts discredit these Judaists and accredit me.
I could not accredit him to that body because the appropriation law of Congress did not permit it.Messages and Papers of William McKinley V.2.|William McKinley
By dint of talking he had come to accredit the thing, and gleefully strode about the room, lifting and waving his arms.Balzac|Frederick Lawton
All evil do I accredit to thee: therefore do I desire of thee the good.Thus Spake Zarathustra|Friedrich Nietzsche
He could not accredit man's professions, or endorse his pretensions.Notes on the book of Exodus|C. H. (Charles Henry) Mackintosh
British Dictionary definitions for accredit
- to furnish or send (an envoy, etc) with official credentials
- to appoint (someone) as an envoy, etc