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Question with the noun Accused

1 example:

Do you think the accused is really guilty of the crime?

Sentences with the noun Accused

21 examples:

The accused was found not guilty.

The accused was sentenced to death.

The accused was absolved from the crime.

When in doubt, in favour of the accused.

The accused tried to justify his actions.

The accused is innocent until proven guilty.

The accused was acquitted on two of the charges.

The accused was condemned to ten years in prison.

The accused was romantically linked with the judge.

The accused is to appear before the court on Friday.

The presiding judge was touched by pity for the accused.

The jury were asked to allow for the age of the accused.

The lawyer asked the judge to make allowance for the age of the accused.

The judge made no bones about his disgust with the accused's actions and handed down the severest sentence possible.

There can be no judge without an accused.
(Czech proverb)

The court is most merciful when the accused is most rich.
(Hebrew proverb)

Rape is the only crime in which the victim becomes the accused.
(Freda Adler)

Who excuses himself without being accused makes his fault manifest.
(Italian proverb)

Money will determine whether the accused goes to prison or walks out of the courtroom a free man.
(Johnnie Cochran)

Claims that confession was coerced out of the accused.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Here’s what you need to know about the charges and the accused.
(The New York Times - Soccer, )

Sentences with the verb Accused

61 examples:

Tom accused me of lying.

I accused him of cheating.

Tom accused Mary of lying.

He accused me of my mistake.

He accused me of his defeat.

Tom accused Mary of stealing.

He accused us of wronging him.

He accused me of being a liar.

She accused him of being late.

He accused the man of stealing.

They accused me of coming late.

She accused me of being a liar.

She accused me of telling a lie.

They accused me of being a liar.

They accused him of manslaughter.

Tom accused Mary of being a liar.

They accused him of telling a lie.

Tom accused Mary of being a thief.

She accused me of making a mistake.

They accused me of taking the money.

She accused him of stealing her car.

They accused him of being dishonest.

He accused her of having lied to him.

They accused her of taking the money.

She accused me of stealing her money.

Tom accused the employee of stealing.

Tom accused Mary of not being honest.

Tom accused Mary of being pig-headed.

She accused him of stealing her money.

She accused him of having lied to her.

Tom accused Mary of stealing his money.

Tom accused Mary of having lied to him.

She accused her son of wasting his life.

Tom accused Mary of stealing some money.

He accused me of having stolen his watch.

They accused him of stealing the bicycle.

Tom accused Mary of drinking like a fish.

She accused him of having broken his word.

Tom accused me of having stolen his watch.

He accused me of having broken our promise.

They accused him of being part of the plot.

She accused me of hacking into her account.

Tom accused me of having broken my promise.

She accused me of not writing to her sooner.

They accused me of having broken my promise.

She accused him of being inattentive to her.

Tom accused Mary of lying through her teeth.

Tom certainly did what Mary accused him of doing.

Tom accused Mary of putting something in his drink.

She accused her husband of having been disloyal to her.

Tom accused Mary of stealing his money, but she denied it.

They accused the teacher of being too strict with the children.

They accused the president of not caring about the common man.

I'm convinced that Tom didn't do what Mary accused him of doing.

Tom can't deny the fact that he did what Mary accused him of doing.

They accused him of being in the classroom in order to cause trouble.

Tom accused Mary of not knowing how to love or how to accept someone's love.

When I told her I'd never seen such a homely girl, she accused me of sexual harassment.

I have overapplied self-criticism. It is time I accused myself of slander.
(Valeriu Butulescu in Immensity of the Point)

Kevin Scott Sutay was captured by rebels who accused him of being a spy.
(USA Today - World, )

She accused the builders of sexual harassment and reported them to police.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Questions

10 examples:

What am I being accused of?

Why did the accused confess?

Can the most powerful countries enforce the rules of war when they and their allies are accused of flouting them?
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Did Dominique Strauss-Kahn host an epic sex party the night before a chambermaid accused him of raping her at a New York hotel?
(Steven Zeitchik in Los Angeles Times - National News, )

The Arsenal manager is angry at being questioned over his approach - so is he really guilty of the 'crimes' of which he is accused?
(Jeremy Wilson in The Telegraph - Sport, )

Whirlpool, the firm behind the faulty tumble dryers involved in a series of fires, is accused of "multiple failings" by the consumer group Which?
(BBC News - Business, )

In the fishbowl that is federal politics, how do two suspended Liberal MPs accused of unspecified personal misconduct get their shot at due process?
(Jennifer Ditchburn in CBC News - Politics, )

What is wrong with the picture of accused terrorist John Nuttall riding around with an undercover police officer while swigging methadone as if it were Red Bull?
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

Jose Mourinho was up to his old tricks again last week when he accused Chelsea's title rivals of trying to buy the Premier League ahead of the new season, but how easy is that to do?
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Vladimir Putin is accused of annexing Crimea, destabilising Ukraine and stashing billions in foreigh banks to fund a lavish retirement - but might we have to join his crusade to crush ISIS?
(Daily Mail - News, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

I was falsely accused.

The police accused him.

He was accused falsely.

He was accused of theft.

He is accused of murder.

She was falsely accused.

Tom was falsely accused.

He was accused of murder.

She was accused of lying.

Tom was accused of lying.

She was accused of bribery.

He was accused of cowardice.

He is accused of kidnapping.

I've been accused of murder.

Tom was accused of cheating.

"The accused" is a legal term.

He was accused of evading tax.

He was accused of being a spy.

The two men accused each other.

Liisa accused me of negligence.

The police accused him of theft.

The accused proved to be guilty.

The police accused him of murder.

He was accused of stealing money.

She was accused of telling a lie.

He's being accused of kidnapping.

Some even accused him of treason.

That woman has wrongly accused me.

The accused thief is on trial now.

He was accused of money-laundering.

She was accused of being a heretic.

The teacher accused Tom of cheating.

Tom was accused of accepting bribes.

The accused maintained his innocence.

Tom was accused of doing sloppy work.

He was accused of stealing the jewels.

A man was accused of killing his wife.

Tom was accused of neglecting his duty.

They accused Johnson of being too soft.

I think Tom has been wrongfully accused.

I was accused of eating the boss's lunch.

Her father was accused of statutory rape.

Mr Smith is accused of breach of contract.

He was accused of having violated the law.

Tom all but accused Mary of being a thief.

He was accused of stealing dinosaur bones.

The coach accused us of not doing our best.

He was accused of squandering public funds.

She was arrested and accused of being a spy.

The participants accused him of carelessness.

PETA accused him of setting his mouse on fire.

I'm being accused of doing things I didn't do.

He was accused of having lied about the affair.

The accused made up a false story in the court.

He was accused of murdering his wife and child.

The boy was accused of cheating during the exam.

She was accused of having lied about the affair.

The police accused her of texting while driving.

Tom was accused of falling asleep on guard duty.

Tom has been accused of shooting an unarmed man.

Tom was accused of collaborating with the enemy.

He was accused of being neglectful of his duties.

They accused President Johnson of being too soft.

I shouldn't have accused him of stealing the money.

Tom was accused of performing a lewd act in public.

Several people have been accused of breaking the law.

Beth accused her sister, Sally, of tearing her scarf.

Tom was accused of putting something in Mary's drink.

The GOP accused the Democrats of pork barrel politics.

Tom admitted he had done what he was accused of doing.

The bouncer was accused of assaulting a drunken patron.

The opposition accused the prime minister of negligence.

She came to my defence when I was accused of plagiarism.

Tom was accused of selling weapons to a terrorist group.

To my surprise, the anthropologist was accused of murder.

Tom denied that he had done what he was accused of doing.

This book was accused of having a bad influence on youth.

Tom was accused of stealing money from the cash register.

A bull with short trousers has escaped accused of stealing.

Mary was accused of practising witchcraft by her neighbours.

If the vase is not found, John may be accused of stealing it.

The accused spoke equivocally and didn't want to talk turkey.

The teacher accused one of his students of being noisy in class.

Ms. Takada accused the boy of copying another student's homework.

When Tom was accused of the murder, he broke out in a cold sweat.

"Missiles accused to be extradited" is a headline of today's BBC.

He was accused of corrupting morals and spreading dangerous ideas.

Tom was accused of the sexual harassment of his female colleagues.

To my surprise, the noted psychologist was accused of a kidnapping.

Socrates was accused of atheism because he did not believe in Zeus.

The detective was accused of planting evidence at the scene of the crime.

The defendant is being accused of a litany of criminal and civil offenses.

If they hadn't found the vase, John would have been accused of stealing it.

As communism has collapsed, capitalism is now accused of trying to "dominate the world."

Google has been accused of blocking competitors, like Microsoft, from its search results.

The journalist was accused of playing fast and loose with the facts in the editorial he wrote.

The politician was accused of nepotism when he employed his wife in his electoral office, without advertising the position.

The granddaughter of German painter Otto Dix accused Germany of never really having addressed the issue of works of art seized by the Nazis.

Never ask pardon before you are accused.
(Spanish proverb)

Every reproach against an accused man is contemptible.
(Latin proverb)

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