Accuse : Synonyms and Antonyms


( Verb )

The people accused the politician of having swindled the money alloted for constructing a bridge across the river.


1. Allege

2. Arraign

3. Attribute

4. Blame

5. Censure

6. Cite

7. Denounce

8. Impute

9. Indict

Contextual Examples:

The prisoner alleges that he was at home on the night of the crime.

A bad workman blames his tools.

Union officials have denounced the action as a breach of the agreement.

He was indicted for the charge of corruption.


1. Absolve

2. Defend

3. Exonerate

4. Vindicate

Contextual Examples:

The inquiry absolved the driver of all the responsibilities for the accident.

A commission of enquiry exonerated him from all charges of corruption.

I consider that I have been completely vindicated.

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