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criminate (v.)

1660s, "declare guilty of a crime;" 1670s, "censure, hold up to blame," from Latin criminatus, past participle of criminare "to accuse of a crime," from crimen (genitive criminis) "crime" (see crime). Related: Crimination (1580s).

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Definitions of criminate from WordNet

criminate (v.)
bring an accusation against; level a charge against;
Synonyms: accuse / impeach / incriminate
criminate (v.)
rebuke formally;
Synonyms: reprimand / censure
From wordnet.princeton.edu