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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ACCUSATIONS

In his reply he placed, point by point, the answers in the scales along with his own accusations.

No one knows better than myself how unjust these accusations were, and are.

Many were the accusations here levied against the Athenians.

She was only too ready to believe his denials of the accusations against him.

Fatness was another of the accusations which McNeice hurled against the bishops.

The man had been staring at Masterson as though astounded 297 at the accusations.

In two ways the accusations of Rimius and Frey were out of court.

And then quite quietly, she began to turn over the accusations in her mind.

Staupitz, the prior, listened to his accusations of himself in confession.

There are no accusations where he rests now; I 'm sure of that.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., from Old French acusacion or directly from Latin accusationem (nominative accusatio), noun of action from past participle stem of accusare (see accuse).

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.