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incriminate

verb [T] uk   us   /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.
incriminating
adjective uk   /-neɪ.tɪŋ/  us   /-neɪ.t̬ɪŋ/
incriminating remarks/statements
incrimination
noun [U] uk   us   /ɪnˌkrɪm.ɪˈneɪ.ʃən/
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