accuse (one) of

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accuse (one) of

To blame someone for a crime or wrongdoing. I can't believe he would accuse me of stealing money out of his wallet. Don't accuse him of lying without any evidence.
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accuse someone of something

to charge someone with a crime, a violation of rules or instructions, or doing something wrong. Please don't accuse me of forgetting to lock the door.
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The owner of the shop accused one of his staff members of executing the Sunday's robbery.
Security forces union members had accused one of the administrations of the Interior Ministry to have sent tonnes of medicines to unknown parties in Libya.
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) -- A man who accused one of the six priests expelled from a Puerto Rican diocese in a sex abuse scandal requested Tuesday that his name and other details not be revealed to prosecutors pursuing a criminal investigation.
The talks broke down last week after Korkie's captors accused one of the negotiating team of stealing ransom money, forcing him to flee the country.
A WOMAN facing terrorism charges caused chaos in court yesterday as she accused one of the prosecutors present of mistreating her.
In a nationally televised news conference on Thursday he accused one of his brothers of impregnating his wife and said others were born out of wedlock.
Last year, Hewlett-Packard accused one of its suppliers, AU Optronics Corp.
The victim accused one of the employees of beating him and breaking his leg, and he accused a second employee of beating him on his chest.
A Bangladeshi man accused one of the youngsters of kicking a football at him.
The Public Prosecution accused one of them of luring the Filipina saleswoman into his car by inviting her to dinner and then raping her, after threatening to kill her, at a warehouse in Jebel Ali Industrial Area.
HUDDERSFIELD'S MP has accused one of Britain's neighbours of being "brutal and self-serving".
By MIRROR REPORTER MICHAEL Jackson's mother has accused one of the executors of her son's estate of being a crook who stole from the late singer.
He also accused manager Peter Clarke, who uncovered the alleged theft, of having an axe to grind after he accused one of his team of being racist and homophobic.
Former Baywatch star and model Pamela Anderson has accused one of India's most prestigious research centres of animal cruelty, urging it to retire decades-old test monkeys and adopt humane practices.
Is is interesting that even the Customs Agents Director, Vanyo Tanov accused one of these groups a the Varna-based TIM - ofA money laundering and organized business crime and there are still no consequences," the German journalist pointed out.