Accused

accused

accused

  1. a defendant in a criminal proceeding
  2. bring an accusation against; level a charge against
  3. blame for, make a claim of wrongdoing or misbehavior against

accused

The individual who is charged with a criminal offensive.
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Accused

• (imp. & p. p.) of Accuse • (a.) Charged with offense; as, an accused person.
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accused

noun a defendant in a criminal proceeding
Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974

Accused

[In the Heat of the Night] The people listed below have all been closely associated with Samford University, either as students, or as faculty or other staff of the university. ...
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Accused

Ac·cused' adjective Charged with offense; as, an accused person. Commonly used substantively; as, the accused , one charged with an offense; the defendant in a criminal case.
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Accused

A person charged with breaking the law. The term defendant is not used in Scotland.
Found on http://www.crownoffice.gov.uk/glossary-of-legal-terms

Accused

n. the person on whom the charges are made.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21213

Accused

The person charged. The person who has allegedly committed the offence
Found on http://www.hmcourts-service.gov.uk/infoabout/glossary/legal.htm

accused

[n] - a defendant in a criminal proceeding
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