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accusation

noun [C or U] uk   us   /ˌæk.jʊˈzeɪ.ʃən/
C1 a statement saying that someone has done something morally wrong, illegal, or unkind, or the fact of accusing someone: You can't just make wild accusations like that! He glared at me with an air of accusation. [+ that] What do you say to the accusation that you are unfriendly and unhelpful?
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in Korean 혐의, 고소…
in Arabic اتِّهام…
in Portuguese acusação…
in Catalan acusació…
in Japanese 非難, 告発…
in Italian accusa…
in Chinese (Traditional) 指控,控告, 指責, 譴責…
in Russian обвинение…
in Turkish suçlama…
in Chinese (Simplified) 指控,控告, 指责, 谴责…
in Polish oskarżenie…
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