incriminate

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

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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 unjustly incriminated the innocent man.
  2. (transitive) To indicate the guilt of.
    We have all sorts of evidence which incriminates you.

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incriminate

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

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