accuse - definition and synonyms

 
 
 
verb [transitive] 

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/əˈkjuːz/
present tense
I/you/we/theyaccuse
he/she/itaccuses
present participleaccusing
past tenseaccused
past participleaccused
  1. to say that someone has done something wrong or committed a crime
    accuse someone of something:

    Her employers accused her of theft.

    accuse someone of doing something:

    Are you accusing me of lying?

derived word

accuser

noun [countable]
singularaccuser
pluralaccusers

Davis says he is eager to face his accusers in court.