[ uh-kyoozd ]
/ əˈkyuzd /
charged with a crime, wrongdoing, fault, etc.: the accused boy.
a person or persons charged in a court of law with a crime, offense, etc. (often preceded by the).
Words nearby accused
OTHER WORDS FROM accusedmis·ac·cused, adjectiveself-ac·cused, adjectiveun·ac·cused, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for accuseds
/ (əˈkjuːzd) /
the accused law the defendant or defendants appearing on a criminal charge
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