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English definition of “incriminate”

incriminate

verb [T]     /ɪnˈkrɪm.ɪ.neɪt/
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.Blaming and accusing incriminating     /-neɪ.tɪŋ/ US  /-neɪ.t̬ɪŋ/ adjective incriminating remarks/statementsBlaming and accusing incrimination     /ɪnˌkrɪm.ɪˈneɪ.ʃən/ noun [U]
(Definition of incriminate verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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