from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To accuse of a crime or other wrongful act.
- transitive v. To cause to appear guilty of a crime or fault; implicate: testimony that incriminated the defendant.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To accuse or bring criminal charges against.
- v. To indicate the guilt of.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To accuse; to charge with a crime or fault; to criminate.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To charge with a crime; accuse; criminate.
- To make a subject of accusation; charge as a crime.
- Synonyms Accuse, Charge, Indict, etc. See accuse.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. suggest that someone is guilty
- v. bring an accusation against; level a charge against
Late Latin incrīmināre, incrīmināt- : Latin in-, causative pref.; see in-2 + Latin crīmen, crīmin-, crime; see crime.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)