an act of indicting.
Law. a formal accusation initiating a criminal case, presented by a grand jury and usually required for felonies and other serious crimes.
any charge, accusation, serious criticism, or cause for blame.
the state of being indicted.
noun (criminal law)
a formal written charge of crime formerly referred to and presented on oath by a grand jury
any formal accusation of crime
(Scot) a charge of crime brought at the instance of the Lord Advocate
the act of indicting or the state of being indicted
A formal accusation of a crime, presented to the accused party after the charges have been considered by a grand jury.
[in-dok-truh-neyt] /ɪnˈdɒk trəˌneɪt/ verb (used with object), indoctrinated, indoctrinating. 1. to instruct in a doctrine, principle, ideology, etc., especially to imbue with a specific partisan or biased belief or point of view. 2. to teach or inculcate. 3. to imbue with learning. indoctrinate /ɪnˈdɒktrɪˌneɪt/ verb (transitive) 1. to teach (a person or group of people) […]
verb (used with object) 1. to install in an office, benefice, position, etc., especially with formal ceremonies: The committee inducted her as president. 2. to introduce, especially to something requiring special knowledge or experience; initiate (usually followed by to or into): They inducted him into the mystic rites of the order. 3. to take (a […]
noun 1. the act of inducing, bringing about, or causing: induction of the hypnotic state. 2. the act of inducting; introduction; initiation. 3. formal installation in an office, benefice, or the like. 4. Logic. any form of reasoning in which the conclusion, though supported by the premises, does not follow from them necessarily. the process […]
verb (used with object), rehoused [ree-houzd] /riˈhaʊzd/ (Show IPA), rehousing [ree-hou-zing] /riˈhaʊ zɪŋ/ (Show IPA) 1. to house again. 2. to provide with new or different housing: civic programs to rehouse people living in condemned buildings. verb (transitive) 1. to accommodate (someone or something) in a new house or building