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accusatory

adjective contemptuous, decrying, deprecatory, derogative, derogatory, disparaging, disapproving, incriminatory, inculpatory, pejorative
Associated concepts: accusatory instrument, grand jury, prosecution
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The ministry said that it was "disappointed and saddened by the unsupported accusatory statements made by Human Rights Watch's representatives".
The delegation spent almost the entire meeting making provocative, accusatory remarks and disregarding information provided by the most senior officials, including a presentation made by the Chief of Police.
I think India would be a good example for Karzai to follow in which he should realise that this accusatory game gets no where," Haroon added.
Like the accusatory form of the complaint, this form of complaint refers directly to an action that the king did not take, either by not heeding Rib-Addi's words, or not replying to his letters: "[Then fr]om Batruna I wr[ote to yo]u, 'Send men to ta[ke the ci]ty for you.
The "atmosphere was very defiant, accusatory, and outright disrespectful," Martin wrote.
It is right they lost their jobs, it is right they apologised and it is right there has been such a debate, but we mustn't let the debate turn into accusatory statements against any gender.
Political analysts have urged foreign leaders to eschew making accusatory statements against their rivals while visiting Afghanistan.
He recalls that in January of this year, Nobelist Paul Krugman presented a "Nobel lecture", according to which "the Baltic nations, in particular, seem well positioned to follow in Argentina's footsteps" and point out an accusatory finger at "Argentina's currency board.
However, when a few minutes later the mummy's curse struck again, Sanders was much less sympathetic firing accusatory looks to the mixing desk and stage hands.
Alonso has shrugged off Massa's accusatory comments and denied any involvement in the scandal.
Additional information about how to use nonthreatening "I" messages instead of an excess of accusatory speech, the skill of active listening, and how to effectively communicate through technological venues.
What kind of reconciliation is that when it is coupled with derogatory, accusatory statements by both sides every day?