from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To incriminate.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To accuse, incriminate, impeach.
- v. To rebuke, censure, reprimand.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To accuse of, or charge with, a crime.
- transitive v. To involve in a crime or in its consequences; to render liable to a criminal charge.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To charge with a crime; declare to be guilty of a crime.
- To involve in the commission or the consequences of a crime; incriminate; reflexively, manifest or disclose the commission of crime by.
- To censure or hold up to censure; inveigh against or blame as criminal; impugn.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. bring an accusation against; level a charge against
- v. rebuke formally
Latin crīminārī, crīmināt-, to accuse, from crīmen, crīmin-, accusation; see crime.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)