Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps

Noun: accused  u'kyoozd
  1. A defendant in a criminal proceeding
    "no evidence that the choking was done by the accused"
Verb: accuse  u'kyooz
  1. Bring an accusation against; level a charge against
    "The neighbours accused the man of spousal abuse";
    - impeach, incriminate, criminate
  2. Blame for, make a claim of wrongdoing or misbehaviour against
    "he accused the director with indifference";
    - charge

Derived forms: accuseds

Type of: defendant, suspect

Encyclopedia: Accused, Stand Up!