impeached


impeached
un·impeached;

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  • impeached — index accused (charged) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Impeached — Impeach Im*peach , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Impeached}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Impeaching}.] [OE. empeechier to prevent, hinder, bar, F. emp[^e]cher, L. impedicare to entangle; pref. im in + pedica fetter, fr. pes, pedis, foot. See {Foot}, and {Appeach},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • impeached — Synonyms and related words: accused, arraigned, blamed, charged, cited, denounced, implicated, impugned, in complicity, incriminated, inculpated, indicted, involved, reproached, tasked, taxed, under attack, under fire …   Moby Thesaurus

  • impeached — adj. formally charged with misconduct; under suspicion; accused im·peach || ɪm pɪːtʃ v. accuse; formally charge with misconduct; cast doubt upon; remove from office …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Almost-Impeached President — Andrew Johnson, Richard M. Nixon …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Nearly Impeached President — Andrew Johnson, Richard M Nixon …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Impeachment — This article is about a step in the removal of a public official. For challenging a witness in a legal proceeding, see witness impeachment. Impeachment is a formal process in which an official is accused of unlawful activity, the outcome of which …   Wikipedia

  • Political scandals of the United States — This article provides a list of major political scandals of the United States.cope and organization of political scandalsCategorizing and listing scandalsDivision of this article s list of American political scandals falls into four categories… …   Wikipedia

  • Impeachment in the United States — is an expressed power of the legislature which allows for formal charges to be brought against a civil officer of government for conduct committed in office. The actual trial on those charges, and subsequent removal of an official on conviction… …   Wikipedia

  • Movement to impeach George W. Bush — The movement to impeach George W. Bush is a series of actions and commentary within the public and private spheres voicing support for the impeachment of United States President George W. Bush. The phrase is also used in a broader sense to refer… …   Wikipedia


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