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Synonyms for impeach
ɪmˈpitʃ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. impeach(verb)

    challenge the honesty or veracity of

    "the lawyers tried to impeach the credibility of the witnesses"

    Synonyms:
    accuse, incriminate, criminate

  2. impeach(verb)

    charge (a public official) with an offense or misdemeanor committed while in office

    "The President was impeached"

    Synonyms:
    accuse, incriminate, criminate

  3. accuse, impeach, incriminate, criminate(verb)

    bring an accusation against; level a charge against

    "The neighbors accused the man of spousal abuse"

    Synonyms:
    incriminate, charge, criminate, accuse, inculpate, censure, imply, reprimand

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. impeach

    Arraign is an official word; a person accused of crime is arraigned when he is formally called into court, the indictment read to him, and the demand made of him to plead guilty or not guilty; in more extended use, to arraign is to call in question for fault in any formal, public, or official way. One may charge another with any fault, great or trifling, privately or publicly, formally or informally. Accuse is stronger than charge, suggesting more of the formal and criminal; a person may charge a friend with unkindness or neglect; he may accuse a tramp of stealing. Censure carries the idea of fault, but not of crime; it may be private and individual, or public and official. A judge, a president, or other officer of high rank may be impeached before the appropriate tribunal for high crimes; the veracity of a witness may be impeached by damaging evidence. A person of the highest character may be summoned as defendant in a civil suit; or he may be cited to answer as administrator, etc. Indict and arraign apply strictly to criminal proceedings, and only an alleged criminal is indicted or arraigned. One is indicted by the grand jury, and arraigned before the appropriate court.

    Synonyms:
    accuse, arraign, censure, charge, cite, indict, prosecute, summon

    Antonyms:
    acquit, condone, discharge, excuse, exonerate, forgive, overlook, pardon, pardon, release, set free

    Preposition:
    Arraign at the bar, before the tribunal, of or for a crime; on or upon an indictment.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. impeach

    Synonyms:
    accuse, arraign, indict, criminate

    Antonyms:
    acquit, absolve, abet, vindicate

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. impeach(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    accuse, charge, indict, arraign, criminate

  2. impeach(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    censure, denounce, call in question

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "impeach":

    indict

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How to use impeach in a sentence?

  1. Rudy Giuliani:

    If he shot James Comey, he'd be impeached the next day, impeach him, and then you can do whatever you want to do to him.

  2. Ron DeSantis:

    We need a governor that is going to work constructively with the President Donald Trump administration to advance Florida's priorities you know Andrew Gillum wants to impeach President President Donald Trump, about what ? I don't know.

  3. President Trump:

    Andthey want to try and impeach, its a disgrace.

  4. Rudy Giuliani:

    [ What ] we are defending here is for public opinion because eventually the decision here is going to be impeach or not impeach, members of Congress, Democrat and Republican, will be informed a lot by their constituents. So, our jury -- as it should be -- is the American people.

  5. Donald Trump:

    We just hit the greatest economy we've ever had. ' Let's impeach the President' -- isn't that a good idea ?


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