English dictionary



Hint: Wildcards can be used multiple times in a query.

English verb: impeach

1. impeach (communication) challenge the honesty or veracity of


SamplesThe lawyers tried to impeach the credibility of the witnesses.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)challenge

2. impeach (communication) charge (a public official) with an offense or misdemeanor committed while in office


SamplesThe President was impeached.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)charge, file, lodge

3. impeach (communication) bring an accusation against; level a charge against


SamplesThe neighbors accused the man of spousal abuse.


Synonymsaccuse, criminate, incriminate


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s somebody of something


Broader (hypernym)accuse, charge


Narrower (hyponym)arraign, charge, file, lodge, recriminate, reproach, upbraid









Based on WordNet 3.0 copyright © Princeton University.
Web design: Orcapia v/Per Bang. English edition: .
2017 onlineordbog.dk