accusive

adjective
containing or expressing accusation
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an accusitive forefinger

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black accusatory looks

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"accusive shoes and telltale trousers"- O.Henry

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his accusing glare

Syn: ↑accusative, ↑accusatory, ↑accusing
Similar to: ↑inculpatory, ↑inculpative
Derivationally related forms: ↑accuse, ↑accuse (for: ↑accusatory), ↑accusative (for: ↑accusative), ↑accuse (for: ↑accusative)

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\\-ziv, -siv\ adjective
: tending to accuse : accusing

his accusive shoes and telltale trousers — O.Henry


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