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Synonyms of the noun accusation

The noun accusation has more than one meaning. Please check the definition for more details about its synonyms.

Equivalent words for the noun accusation:

  1. accusal (7 letter word for accusation)
    • plural: accusals
    • related terms: accusable, accuser, accusor, accusant, accusation, accusive, accusative
  2. charge (6 letter word, the shortest synonym for accusation)
    • plural: charges
    • related terms: Microcharge, Midcharge, hypercharge, multicharge, supercharge, supercharger, countercharge, discharge, dischargee, discharger, intercharge, mischarge, overcharge, overcharger, precharge, recharge, recharger, surcharge, surcharger, undercharge, chargee, chargable, charger

Hypernyms of the noun accusation

More generic words for the noun accusation, that have fewer characters:

  1. asking (6 letter word)
    • plural: askings
    • related terms: outasking, Askard, askable, askance, asker, askant
  2. assertion (9 letter word)
    • plural: assertions
    • related terms: nonassertion, nonassertive, self-assertion, self-assertive, superassertion, counterassertion, misassertion, overassertion, overassertive, reassertion, reassertor, assertable, assertible, asserter, assertor, Assertation, assertive, assertative
  3. attack (6 letter word)
  4. averment (8 letter word)
    • plural: averments
    • related terms: counteraverment, average, averish, AVERY, aversion, avertive
  5. bid (3 letter word, one of the shortest hypernyms for accusation)
    • plural: bids
    • related terms: Megabid, counterbid, Misbid, outbid, overbid, prebid, rebid, underbid, upbid, bidery, Bidness, biduous, bider, bident
  6. bidding (7 letter word)
    • plural: biddings
    • related terms: Nonbidding, Misbidding, outbidding, overbidding, prebidding, rebidding, underbidding, bidery, Bidness, biduous, bider, bident
  7. command (7 letter word)
    • plural: commands
    • related terms: self-command, Subcommand, countercommand, Cybercommand, miscommand, overcommand, precommand, recommand, commandery, commandite, commandless, commandment, commandable, commander, commandant
  8. complaint (9 letter word)
    • plural: complaints
    • related terms: countercomplaint, miscomplaint, recomplaint, complaintful, complaintive
  9. cost (4 letter word)
    • plural: costs
    • related terms: Isocost, becost, discost, discostate, recost, costage, costal, costard, costful, cost-free, costless, costate, coster, costious, costive, costly
  10. cry (3 letter word, one of the shortest hypernyms for accusation)
    • plural: crying, cryings, cries
    • related terms: Midcry, becry, a-cry, countercry, outcry, outcrier, overcry, undercry, undercrier, upcry, criance, crier, criant
  11. dependant (9 letter word)
    • plural: dependants
    • related terms: dependable, dependance, dependence, depender, dependent
  12. dependent (9 letter word)
    • plural: dependents
    • related terms: nondependent, nondependable, nondependance, nondependence, quasi-dependent, quasi-dependence, self-dependent, self-dependence, semidependent, semidependence, independent, independable, independence, Co-Dependent, interdependent, interdependable, interdependence, overdependent, overdependence, predependent, predependable, predependence, dependable, dependance, dependence, depender, dependant
  13. dictation (9 letter word)
    • plural: dictations
    • related terms: nondictation, predictation, predictable, predictate, predictor, prediction, predictive, redictation, redictate, dictature, dictator, dictative
  14. disorder (8 letter word)
  15. explosive (9 letter word)
  16. heraldry (8 letter word)
    • plural: heraldries
  17. objection (9 letter word)
    • plural: objections
    • related terms: nonobjection, nonobjective, superobjection, counterobjection, preobjection, preobjective, Object-Based, objectee, objecthood, objectify, objectless, Objectlike, objectable, objecter, objector, objectize, objectization, objectant, objectation, objective, objectative
  18. onrush (6 letter word)
    • plural: onrushes
  19. onset (5 letter word)
    • plural: onsets
  20. onslaught (9 letter word)
  21. pleading (8 letter word)
    • plural: pleadings
    • related terms: nonpleading, nonpleadable, impleading, impleadable, impleader, counterpleading, interpleading, interpleader, mispleading, repleading, repleader, pleadable, pleader
  22. request (7 letter word)
    • plural: requests
    • related terms: forerequest, prerequest, re-request, Requestable, requester, requestor, requestion
  23. upset (5 letter word)
  24. yell (4 letter word)
    • plural: yells
    • related terms: outyell, outyelling, yeller

More generic words for the noun accusation, that have the same number of characters:

  1. assignment (10 letter word)
    • plural: assignments
    • related terms: nonassignment, nonassignable, misassignment, reassignment, Reassignable, reassignation, assignee, assignable, assigner, assignor, assignation
  2. excitement (10 letter word)
    • plural: excitements
    • related terms: hyperexcitement, hyperexcitable, Hyperexcitation, superexcitement, superexcitation, counterexcitement, overexcitement, overexcitable, Overexcitation, pre-excitement, pre-excitation, excitable, excitate, exciter, excitor, excitant, excitation, excitive, excitative
  3. protection (10 letter word)
    • plural: protections
    • related terms: nonprotection, nonprotective, self-protection, self-protective, counterprotection, Cryoprotection, overprotection, Overprotector, overprotective, Photoprotection, reprotection, protectee, protectable, protectible, protector, protectant, protective

More generic words for the noun accusation, that have more characters:

  1. asseveration (12 letter word, one of the longest hypernyms for accusation)
    • plural: asseverations
    • related terms: asseverate, asseverative
  2. declaration (11 letter word)
    • plural: declarations
    • related terms: nondeclaration, nondeclarer, nondeclarant, nondeclarative, counterdeclaration, misdeclaration, predeclaration, redeclaration, declarable, declarer, declarant, declarative
  3. exhilaration (12 letter word, one of the longest hypernyms for accusation)
    • plural: exhilarations
    • related terms: re-exhilaration, re-exhilarate, exhilarate, exhilarant, exhilarative
  4. liabilities (11 letter word)
    • related terms: nonliabilities, reliabilities, reliably, liability

More generic phrase for the noun accusation, that has the same number of characters:

  1. speech act (10 character phrase)

More generic phrases for the noun accusation, that have more characters:

  1. duty assignment (15 character phrase)
  2. electrical phenomenon (21 characters phrase, the longest phrasal hypernym for accusation)
  3. libidinal energy (16 character phrase)

Hyponyms of the noun accusation

More specific words for the noun accusation, that have fewer characters:

  1. arcanum (7 letter word)
    • plural: arcana, arcanums
  2. blame (5 letter word)
    • plural: blames
    • related terms: self-blame, disblame, overblame, reblame, blameful, blameless, blameable, blamer
  3. condition (9 letter word)
    • plural: conditions
    • related terms: Macrocondition, miscondition, postcondition, precondition, recondition, undercondition, Conditor
  4. database (8 letter word)
  5. datum (5 letter word)
  6. details (7 letter word)
  7. evidence (8 letter word)
    • plural: evidences
    • related terms: Nonevidence, self-evidence, self-evident, superevidence, superevident, inevidence, inevident, counterevidence, counter-evidence, preevidence, preevident, pre-evidence, pre-evident, reevidence, evident
  8. example (7 letter word)
    • plural: examples
    • related terms: Nonexample, self-example, counterexample, misexample, exampless
  9. fact (4 letter word)
  10. factoid (7 letter word)
    • plural: factoids
  11. format (6 letter word)
  12. gen (3 letter word, the shortest hyponym for accusation)
    • plural: gens
    • related terms: Octogen, indogen, aerogen, aerogenic, aerogenous, antigen, antigenic, amphigen, amphigenetic, amphigenous, biogen, biogenetic, biogenic, biogeny, biogenous, geogen, geogenetic, geogenic, geogeny, geogenous, heterogen, heterogenetic, heterogenic, heterogenist, heterogeny, heterogenous, heterogeneous, Heterogenization, isogen, isogenetic, isogenic, isogeny, isogenous, pangen, pangenetic, pangenic, pyrogen, pyrogenetic, pyrogenic, pyrogenous, pyrogenation, thermogen, thermogenetic, thermogenic, thermogeny, thermogenous, cryogen, Cryogenian, cryogenic, cryogenics, Cryogenine, cryogeny, hydrogen, Hydrogenian, hydrogenic, Hydrogenless, Hydrogen-Like, hydrogenate, hydrogenous, hydrogenise, hydrogenize, hydrogenisation, hydrogenization, hydrogenation, Hydrogenative, photogen, photogenetic, photogenic, photogeny, photogenous, Regen, genal, genetic, genette, genial, genian, genic, genty, genitive
  13. grievance (9 letter word)
    • plural: grievances
    • related term: pregrievance
  14. grounds (7 letter word)
    • related terms: Archgrounds, foregrounds, undergrounds, undergroundling, undergroundness, undergrounder, groundage, grounden, groundless, groundling, groundy, groundable, grounder, Groundation, groundman, groundly, groundward
  15. innuendo (8 letter word)
    • plural: innuendoes, innuendos
  16. input (5 letter word)
  17. instance (8 letter word)
  18. lodgement (9 letter word)
    • plural: lodgements
    • related terms: dislodgement, dislodgment
  19. lodgment (8 letter word)
    • plural: lodgments
    • related term: dislodgment
  20. material (8 letter word)
  21. metadata (8 letter word)
  22. news (4 letter word)
  23. plaint (6 letter word)
    • plural: plaints
    • related terms: complaint, complaintful, complaintive, Explaint, plaintful, plaintless, plaintive
  24. predictor (9 letter word)
    • plural: predictors
    • related term: predictory
  25. program (7 letter word)
  26. programme (9 letter word)
  27. readout (7 letter word)
    • plural: readouts
  28. report (6 letter word)
    • plural: reports
    • related terms: subreport, disreport, forereport, misreport, misreporter, Outreport, Overreport, prereport, Rereport, re-report, underreport, reportage, reportable, reporter, reportion
  29. secret (6 letter word)
    • plural: secrets
    • related terms: nonsecret, nonsecrecy, nonsecretor, nonsecretion, nonsecretive, nonsecretly, quasi-secret, quasi-secretive, quasi-secretly, semisecret, semisecrecy, Semisecretive, semisecretly, supersecret, Supersecrecy, supersecretion, supersecretive, ultrasecret, secretage, secretarian, secrecy, secretness, secreter, secretor, secretion, secretive, secretly
  30. skinny (6 letter word)
  31. stimulant (9 letter word)
    • plural: stimulants
    • related terms: antistimulant, antistimulation, Biostimulant, nonstimulant, nonstimulable, nonstimulation, nonstimulative, Psychostimulant, contrastimulant, contrastimulation, stimulable, stimulate, stimulance, stimulation, stimulative
  32. stimulus (8 letter word)
  33. stuff (5 letter word)
    • plural: stuffs
    • related terms: superstuff, overstuff, restuff, understuff, stuffage, stuffless, stuffy, stuffer
  34. syllabus (8 letter word)
    • plural: syllabi, syllabuses
  35. tidings (7 letter word)
    • related terms: tidal, tideful, tide-free, tideless, tidelike, tideling, tidely, tideward
  36. update (6 letter word)
    • plural: updates
    • related terms: updatable, updater, Updation
  37. word (4 letter word)

More specific words for the noun accusation, that have the same number of characters:

  1. allegation (10 letter word)
    • plural: allegations
    • related terms: nonallegation, misallegation, preallegation, reallegation, allegate, alleger
  2. ammunition (10 letter word)
    • plural: ammunitions
  3. background (10 letter word)
  4. curriculum (10 letter word)
    • plural: curricula, curriculums
    • related terms: extracurriculum, precurriculum
  5. descriptor (10 letter word)
    • plural: descriptors
    • related term: descriptory
  6. formatting (10 letter word)
    • related terms: reformatting, reformatness, reformation, reformative, formature, formation, formative
  7. imputation (10 letter word)
    • plural: imputations
    • related terms: nonimputation, nonimputable, nonimputative, misimputation, imputable, imputer, imputative
  8. indictment (10 letter word)
    • plural: indictments
    • related terms: nonindictment, nonindictable, superindictment, superindiction, Preindictment, reindictment, indictee, indictable, indicter, indictor, indiction, indictive
  9. preferment (10 letter word)
    • plural: preferments
    • related terms: preferee, preferable, preference, Preferer, preferent
  10. propaganda (10 letter word)
    • plural: propagandas
    • related terms: Nonpropaganda, counterpropaganda
  11. tabulation (10 letter word)
    • plural: tabulations
    • related terms: pretabulation, pretabulate, tabulable, tabulate

More specific words for the noun accusation, that have more characters:

  1. acquaintance (12 letter word)
    • plural: acquaintances
    • related terms: nonacquaintance, pseudoacquaintance, self-acquaintance, self-acquainter, semiacquaintance, inacquaintance, disacquaintance, preacquaintance, reacquaintance, Acquaintable, acquaintant
  2. circumstance (12 letter word)
    • plural: circumstances
    • related term: circumstant
  3. confirmation (12 letter word)
    • plural: confirmations
    • related terms: nonconfirmation, nonconfirmative, superconfirmation, disconfirmation, preconfirmation, reconfirmation, confirmee, confirmment, confirmable, confirmer, confirmor, confirmity, confirmative
  4. consideration (13 letter word)
    • plural: considerations
    • related terms: nonconsideration, self-consideration, self-considerative, subconsideration, inconsideration, inconsiderable, inconsiderate, disconsideration, overconsideration, overconsiderate, preconsideration, reconsideration, considerable, considerate, considerance, considerer, considerative
  5. conversance (11 letter word)
    • plural: conversances
    • related terms: nonconversance, nonconversable, nonconversant, Nonconversation, conversable, conversible, Conversate, converser, conversant, conversation, conversive, conversative
  6. conversancy (11 letter word)
    • plural: conversancies
    • related terms: nonconversancy, nonconversable, nonconversance, nonconversant, Nonconversation, conversable, conversible, Conversate, conversance, converser, conversant, conversation, conversive, conversative
  7. countercharge (13 letter word)
  8. familiarity (11 letter word)
    • plural: familiarities
    • related terms: Nonfamiliarity, infamiliarity, overfamiliarity, overfamiliarly, prefamiliarity, prefamiliarly, familiarism, familiarness, familiary, familiarise, familiarize, familiarisation, familiarization, familiarly
  9. fingerpointing (14 letter word, one of the longest hyponyms for accusation)
  10. illustration (12 letter word)
    • plural: illustrations
    • related terms: extra-illustration, extra-illustrate, nonillustration, Nonillustrious, nonillustrative, superillustration, superillustrate, overillustration, overillustrate, overillustrative, preillustration, preillustrate, reillustration, reillustrate, illustrable, illustrate, illustrous, illustrious, illustrative
  11. implication (11 letter word)
    • plural: implications
    • related terms: nonimplication, implicate, implicant, implicity, implicative
  12. imprecation (11 letter word)
    • plural: imprecations
    • related terms: imprecate, imprecise, imprecant
  13. incrimination (13 letter word)
    • plural: incriminations
    • related terms: nonincrimination, self-incrimination, incriminate
  14. inculpation (11 letter word)
    • plural: inculpations
    • related terms: inculpable, inculpate, inculpative
  15. information (11 letter word)
  16. insinuation (11 letter word)
    • plural: insinuations
    • related terms: preinsinuation, preinsinuate, preinsinuative, insinuate, insinuant, insinuative
  17. intelligence (12 letter word)
    • plural: intelligences
    • related terms: hyperintelligence, hyperintelligent, nonintelligence, nonintelligent, Superintelligence, counterintelligence, Cyberintelligence, misintelligence, misintelligible, preintelligence, preintelligent, intelligible, intelligize, intelligent
  18. misinformation (14 letter word, one of the longest hyponyms for accusation)
    • plural: misinformations
    • related terms: misinformer, misinformant, misinformative
  19. recrimination (13 letter word)
    • plural: recriminations
    • related terms: self-recrimination, recriminate, recriminative
  20. representative (14 letter word, one of the longest hyponyms for accusation)
    • plural: representatives
    • related terms: archrepresentative, nonrepresentative, nonrepression, omnirepresentative, misrepresentative, misrepresent, overrepresentative, overrepresent, represent, repression
  21. stimulation (11 letter word)
    • plural: stimulations
    • related terms: Microstimulation, antistimulation, antistimulant, Biostimulation, Electrostimulation, Hyperstimulation, nonstimulation, nonstimulable, nonstimulant, nonstimulative, self-stimulation, superstimulation, superstimulate, thermostimulation, Co-stimulation, contrastimulation, contrastimulant, counterstimulation, counterstimulate, interstimulation, interstimulate, overstimulation, overstimulate, overstimulative, Photostimulation, prestimulation, prestimulate, restimulation, restimulate, stimulable, stimulate, stimulance, stimulant, stimulative

More specific phrases for the noun accusation, that have fewer characters:

  1. raw data (8 characters phrase, the shortest phrasal hyponym for accusation)
  2. true bill (9 character phrase)

More specific phrases for the noun accusation, that have the same number of characters:

  1. blame game (10 character phrase)
  2. data point (10 character phrase)

More specific phrases for the noun accusation, that have more characters:

  1. accounting data (15 character phrase)
  2. background knowledge (20 character phrase)
  3. bill of Particulars (19 character phrase)
  4. course of study (15 character phrase)
  5. data format (11 character phrase)
  6. data formatting (15 character phrase)
  7. inside information (18 character phrase)
  8. insider information (19 character phrase)
  9. intelligence information (24 characters phrase, the longest phrasal hyponym for accusation)
  10. murder charge (13 character phrase)
  11. murder indictment (17 character phrase)
  12. nuts and bolts (14 character phrase)
  13. report card (11 character phrase)
  14. tabular matter (14 character phrase)
  15. unspoken accusation (19 character phrase)
  16. veiled accusation (17 character phrase)

Other more specific terms for the noun accusation, that have fewer characters:

  1. read-out (8 character term)
  2. tip-off (7 character term)

Other more specific terms for the noun accusation, that have more characters:

  1. finger-pointing (15 character term)
  2. self-accusation (15 character term)
    • related terms: self-accuser, self-accusative
  3. self-condemnation (17 character term)
    • related terms: self-condemnable, self-condemnant
  4. self-incrimination (18 character term)

Related words for the term accusation, that have fewer characters:

  1. Accuse (6 letter word)
    • inflections: accused, accusing, accuses
    • related terms: unaccuse, unaccusable, Unaccusative, interaccuse, preaccuse, preaccusation, reaccuse, reaccusation, accusal, accusable, accuser, accusor, accusant, accusation, accusive, accusative
  2. Accusing (8 letter word)
    • related terms: unaccusing, unaccusable, Unaccusative, interaccusing, preaccusing, preaccusation, reaccusing, reaccusation, accusal, accusable, accuser, accusor, accusant, accusation, accusive, accusative

Related words for the term accusation, that have more characters:

  1. counteraccusation (17 letter word)
  2. preaccusation (13 letter word)
  3. reaccusation (12 letter word)
  4. accusable (9 letter word)
    • related terms: unaccusable, Unaccusative, accusal, accuser, accusor, accusant, accusation, accusive, accusative
  5. accuser (7 letter word)
    • related terms: self-accuser, self-accusation, self-accusative, accusal, accusable, accusor, accusant, accusation, accusive, accusative
  6. accusor (7 letter word)
  7. accusant (8 letter word)
    • related terms: accusal, accusable, accuser, accusor, accusation, accusive, accusative
  8. accusive (8 letter word)
    • related terms: accusal, accusable, accuser, accusor, accusant, accusation, accusative
  9. accusative (10 letter word)
    • related terms: Nonaccusative, self-accusative, self-accuser, self-accusation, Unaccusative, accusal, accusable, accuser, accusor, accusant, accusation, accusive

Phrases with Accusation

  1. self-accusation
  2. veiled accusation
  3. unspoken accusation

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