1. [ verb ] (law) bring an accusation against; level a charge against
Synonyms: incriminate criminate impeach

"He charged the man with spousal abuse"

Related terms: charge charge reproach arraign recriminate impeach crime accusation accuser
2. [ verb ] blame for, make a claim of wrongdoing or misbehavior against
Synonyms: charge

: "he charged me director with indifference"

Related terms: blame defame indict charge accuser accusation
Similar spelling:   acquiesce