accusation - definitions and synonyms

accusation noun

  1. English Meaning: 

    : a formal charge of wrongdoing brought against a person; the act of imputing blame or guilt

    Synonyms:

    accusal
  2. English Meaning: 

    : an assertion that someone is guilty of a fault or offence

    Example Sentenses:

    • the newspaper published charges that Jones was guilty of drunken driving

    Synonyms:

    charge