Related formsmis·ac·cused, adjectiveself-ac·cused, adjectiveun·ac·cused, adjective
Definition for accused (2 of 2)
verb (used with object), ac·cused, ac·cus·ing.
verb (used without object), ac·cused, ac·cus·ing.
Origin of accuse
SYNONYMS FOR accuse
Examples from the Web for accused
The men were accused of reneging on pledges to stop working for the Iraqi government.
When Christians and Hindus are accused of insulting Islam in Pakistan, the punishment is harsh.Disco Mullah Blasphemy Row Highlights Pakistan’s Hypocrisy|Shaheen Pasha|December 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Once again he accused the West of being unfair to Russia, bringing back his favorite metaphor, the Russian bear.After His Disastrous Annual Press Conference, Putin Needs A Hug|Anna Nemtsova|December 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“They are innocent of the charges leveled against them,” a statement issued by Farmer, who also represents the accused, said.
A year ago at a public meeting Kadyrov accused the NGO and its JMG lawyers of being “enemies of the Chechen people.”Putin’s Favorite Acolyte Terrorizes Human Rights Activists|Anna Nemtsova|December 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Already Galileo began to encounter vulgar indignation which accused him of impiety.Gospel Philosophy|J. H. Ward
Alderman Fowler accused of having sinned in a similar way against Howell.
The Nawb of Kurnaul has been often accused of disaffection, and lately of having concealed stores.Miss Eden's Letters|Emily Eden
He had had the accused in the present case under observation since the time he had been brought to the gaol.The Shrieking Pit|Arthur J. Rees
He had been accused of attempting to kill his porter with a dagger, but he had only shown him a crucifix.Letters to an Unknown|Prosper Mrime