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Definition of Indict


  1. To write; to compose; to dictate; to indite.
  2. To appoint publicly or by authority; to proclaim or announce.
  3. To charge with a crime, in due form of law, by the finding or presentment of a grand jury; to find an indictment against; as, to indict a man for arson. It is the peculiar province of a grand jury to indict, as it is of a house of representatives to impeach.
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Indict Translations

indict in German is anklagen
indict in Norwegian is reise tiltale mot
indict in Swedish is anklaga