j'accuse

French, literally "I accuse," phrase made famous by Emile Zola in a public letter attacking the irregularities of the Dreyfus trial (published Jan. 13, 1898).


Nearby words

  1. içá,
  2. iō-tō,
  3. j,
  4. j particle,
  5. j point,
  6. j'adoube,
  7. j'ouvert,
  8. j, j,
  9. j-bar lift,
  10. j-cloth

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper