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impeach

verb [T]
 
 
/ɪmˈpiːtʃ/
to make a formal statement saying that a public official is guilty of a serious offence in connection with their job, especially in the US
(尤指在美国)控告,弹劾(公职人员)
The governor was impeached for wrongful use of state money.
州长因滥用本州岛资金而遭到弹劾。
United States politics and governmentBlaming and accusing
impeachable
 
 
/ɪmˈpiː.tʃə.bl̩/ adjective
an impeachable offence
会遭致弹劾的罪行
Legal and illegal
impeachment
 
 
/ɪmˈpiːtʃ.mənt/ noun [C or U]
Blaming and accusingUnited States politics and government
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