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Definition 1: bring an accusation against; level a charge against - [verb of communication]

Samples where criminate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The neighbors accused the man of spousal abuse

Synonyms for criminate in the sense of this definition

(criminate is a kind of ...) blame for, make a claim of wrongdoing or misbehavior against

"he charged the director with indifference"

(... is a kind of criminate ) express criticism towards

"The president reproached the general for his irresponsible behavior"

(... is a kind of criminate ) accuse of a wrong or an inadequacy

(... is a kind of criminate ) return an accusation against someone or engage in mutual accusations; charge in return

(... is a kind of criminate ) file a formal charge against

"The suspect was charged with murdering his wife"

Definition 2: rebuke formally - [verb of communication]

Synonyms for criminate in the sense of this definition

(criminate is a kind of ...) find fault with; express criticism of; point out real or perceived flaws

"The paper criticized the new movie" "Don't knock the food--it's free"

(... is a kind of criminate ) express blame or censure or make a harshly critical remark

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