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

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

  • The neighbors accused the man of spousal abuse

Synonyms for impeach in the sense of this definition

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

"he charged the director with indifference"

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

"The president reproached the general for his irresponsible behavior"

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

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

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

"The suspect was charged with murdering his wife"

Definition 2: charge (a public official) with an offense or misdemeanor committed while in office - [verb of communication]

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

  • The President was impeached

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

"The suspect was charged with murdering his wife"

Definition 3: challenge the honesty or veracity of - [verb of communication]

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

  • the lawyers tried to impeach the credibility of the witnesses

(impeach is a kind of ...) issue a challenge to

"Fischer challenged Spassky to a match"

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