incriminate

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Medieval Latin incriminatum, past participle of incrimino, from Latin in + crimino.

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  • IPA(key): /ɪŋˈkɹɪmɪneɪt/

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incriminate (third-person singular simple present incriminates, present participle incriminating, simple past and past participle incriminated)

  1. (transitive) To accuse or bring criminal charges against.
    The newspapers incriminated the innocent man unjustly.
  2. (transitive) To indicate the guilt of.
    We have all sorts of evidence which incriminates you.

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Verb[edit]

incriminate

  1. inflection of incriminare:
    1. second-person plural present indicative
    2. second-person plural imperative
  2. feminine plural of incriminato

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