accusatorial accusatory accusing
inculpative inculpative adj. Inculpatory. [Narrower terms: {accusatorial, accusatory, accusing}; {comminatory, denunciative, denunciatory}; {condemnatory, condemning ; {criminative, criminatory, incriminating, incriminatory ; {damnatory, damning ; {recriminative, recriminatory ] Also See: {guilty}.

Syn: inculpatory. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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