The act of incriminating someone; accusation

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  • incrimination — [ ɛ̃kriminasjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1829; de incriminer ♦ Rare. Action d incriminer. ⇒ accusation, attaque. Une incrimination injuste, mal fondée. ● incrimination nom féminin Action, motif, raison d incriminer quelqu un. ⇒INCRIMINATION, subst. fém. Action… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • incrimination — I noun accusal, accusation, assignation, attribution, blame, calling to account, censure, charge, complaint, crimination, decrial, denouncement, impeachment, implication, imputation, imputation of wrongdoing, inculpation, indictment,… …   Law dictionary

  • Incrimination — In*crim i*na tion, n. The act of incriminating; crimination. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • incrimination — (n.) 1650s, noun of action from M.L. incriminare (see INCRIMINATE (Cf. incriminate)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Incrimination — Introduction générale Droit pénal et ses sources Responsabilité pénale …   Wikipédia en Français

  • incrimination — noun an accusation that you are responsible for some lapse or misdeed his incrimination was based on my testimony the police laid the blame on the driver • Syn: ↑inculpation, ↑blame • Derivationally related forms: ↑blame (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • INCRIMINATION — n. f. Action d’incriminer. Il fut l’objet d’une juste incrimination …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • incrimination — (in kri mi na sion) s. f. Terme de jurisprudence. Action d incriminer ; état de la personne incriminée. •   Essayez de faire une loi contre le duel, et vous aurez à créer non seulement une incrimination nouvelle, une pénalité nouvelle, mais peut… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • incrimination — See incriminate self incrimination …   Black's law dictionary

  • incrimination — See incriminate self incrimination …   Black's law dictionary

  • incrimination — incriminate ► VERB ▪ make (someone) appear guilty of a crime or wrongdoing. DERIVATIVES incrimination noun incriminatory adjective. ORIGIN Latin incriminare accuse , from crimen crime …   English terms dictionary

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