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incriminate

verb [T] uk   /ɪnˈkrɪm.ɪ.neɪt/ us  
to make someone seem guilty, especially of a crime: A secret report incriminating the company was leaked last week. He refused to say anything on the grounds that he might incriminate himself.
incriminating
adjective uk   /-neɪ.tɪŋ/ us    /-neɪ.t̬ɪŋ/
incriminating remarks/statements
incrimination
noun [U] uk   /ɪnˌkrɪm.ɪˈneɪ.ʃən/ us  
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