verb (used with object), in·crim·i·nat·ed, in·crim·i·nat·ing.
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The man who incriminated Riser said the officer promised to pay nearly $10,000 once both bodies were dumped in the Trinity River.
She originally set out to archive content posted to Parler last Wednesday in hopes of preserving self-incriminating material before account holders came to their senses and deleted it.Parler’s amateur coding could come back to haunt Capitol Hill rioters|Dan Goodin|January 12, 2021|Ars Technica
During the Prohibition era, she was responsible for breaking codes used by narcotics and alcohol smugglers, incriminating high-profile mob-run rum rings, including that of Al Capone in New Orleans.
Roy McGrath said he was invoking “those rights guaranteed to me through the laws of the state of Maryland and the state and federal constitutions” — apparently referring to the right not to incriminate himself.Ex-aide to Gov. Hogan declines to answer lawmakers’ questions about large severance payment|Steve Thompson|December 17, 2020|Washington Post
By showing that Ghosn had been forced to incriminate himself while in jail, the panel of lawyers were in effect throwing the government’s entire case in doubt.Japan’s jailing of Carlos Ghosn was overly ‘harsh’ and compromises their case, U.N. rights lawyers say|Vivienne Walt|November 23, 2020|Fortune
“Arias had a terrific memory for just about everything except for those aspects of the case that incriminate her,” he says.
According to a knowledgeable source, Hernandez began to incriminate himself only after more than an hour of questioning.Why Pedro Hernandez Confessed to Killing Etan Patz|Michael Daly|June 1, 2012|DAILY BEAST
In other words, he asked Elena Kagan to incriminate herself.
Those letters incriminate you to the full in this infamous matter here at Condillac.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
No man is called upon to incriminate himself in this free and independent country.The Circular Study|Anna Katharine Green
"You are not required to confess or incriminate yourself, unless you want to," Captain Foster advised the prisoner.Uncle Sam's Boys as Lieutenants|H. Irving Hancock
He is hereby warned of his right under the law to challenge any question which may incriminate or tend to incriminate him.The Incendiary|W. A. (William Augustine) Leahy
If the worst came to the worst, and the boy came to harm, the paper would incriminate nobody.Kim|Rudyard Kipling