Synonyms of indict
chargeDictionary • He was later indicted on corruption charges.
charge • They have all the evidence required to charge him.
prosecute • The police have decided not to prosecute him.
impeach • an opposition move to impeach the President
arraign • He was arraigned for criminally abetting a traitor.
serve with a summons
summons • The men were summonsed to appear before Hove magistrates.
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arraignIf someone is arraigned on a particular charge, they are brought before a court of law to answer that charge.
• He was arraigned for criminally abetting a traitor.
chargeWhen the police charge someone, they formally accuse them of having done something illegal.
• They have all the evidence required to charge him.
impeachIf a court or a group in authority impeaches a president or other senior official, it charges them with committing a crime which makes them unfit for office.
• an opposition move to impeach the President
Thesaurus for indict from the Collins English Thesaurus
to charge (a person) with crime, esp formally in writing; accuse