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Synonyms for indictment
ɪnˈdaɪt məntin·dict·ment

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  1. indictment, bill of indictmentnoun

    a formal document written for a prosecuting attorney charging a person with some offense

    Synonyms:
    bill of indictment

  2. indictmentnoun

    an accusation of wrongdoing

    "the book is an indictment of modern philosophy"

    Synonyms:
    bill of indictment

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. indictmentnoun

    Synonyms:
    accusation, charge, arraignment, crimination, impeachment

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  1. indictmentnoun

    Synonyms:
    accusation, charge, arraignment, crimination

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  1. John Cornyn:

    Senate GOP leadership's really not material, the articles of impeachment are like an indictment in a criminal case, so that would be the issue before Senate GOP. As much as there might be a temptation to bring in other matters, I think it would be a disservice to the President's own defense to get bogged down in things that really aren't before Senate GOP.

  2. Loretta Lynch:

    Separate and apart from the pending indictment, our investigation remains active and ongoing, and has in fact expanded since May, the scope of our investigation is not limited and we are following the evidence where it leads.

  3. Thomas Dunn:

    My client will enter a plea of not guilty, if and when there is an indictment. I know it's a serious case but we're going to fight it out in court.

  4. Jeffrey Toobin:

    They will continue their investigations unless and until a new boss tells them to stop, i mean, the real power of a US attorney is not to control investigations day-to-day but to say, 'Look, we're not pursuing X or we are pursuing Y.' And 'I will not sign an indictment or I will sign an indictment.' The real question will be who comes in to replace him long-term and whether that person has a similarly aggressive attitude.

  5. Andrew Ginther:

    The community was outraged by the killing of Andre Hill, Andre Hill, by law enforcement. The indictment does not lessen the pain of Andre Hill tragic death for Mr. Hill's loved ones, but it is a step towards justice.


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