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verb [transitive] American English pronunciation: incriminate /ɪnˈkrɪmɪˌneɪt/ 
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present tense
present participleincriminating
past tenseincriminated
past participleincriminated
  1. to show or make you think that someone is guilty of a crime

    Be careful you don't say anything to incriminate yourself.

    No incriminating evidence was found.

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 American English pronunciation: incrimination /ɪnˌkrɪmɪˈneɪʃ(ə)n/  noun [uncountable]


 American English pronunciation: incriminatory /ɪnˈkrɪmɪnəˌtɔri/  adjective

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