Synonyms of impeachment
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accusationAn accusation is a statement or claim by a witness or someone in authority that a particular person has committed a crime, although this has not yet been proved.
• people who have made public accusations of rape
arraignmentArraignment is when someone is brought before a court of law to answer a particular charge.
• The men are scheduled for arraignment on October 5th.
indictmentAn indictment is a formal accusation that someone has committed a crime.
• Prosecutors may soon seek an indictment on fraud charges.
Thesaurus for impeachment from the Collins English Thesaurus
(in England) committal by the House of Commons, esp of a minister of the Crown, for trial by the House of Lords. The last instance occurred in 1805