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Accusable

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Accu'sable. adj. [from the verb accuse.] That which may be censured; blamable; culpable.

There would be a manifest defect, and her improvision justly accusable; if animals, so subject unto diseases from bilious causes, should want a proper conveyance for choler. Brown's Vulgar Errours.

Sources: Browne, Thomas (204)

Attributes: Adjective (426)

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Cite this page: Johnson, Samuel. "Accusable." A Dictionary of the English Language: A Digital Edition of the 1755 Classic by Samuel Johnson. Edited by Brandi Besalke. Last modified: February 1, 2014. http://johnsonsdictionaryonline.com/?p=2087.


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