Ryan accused Obama of trying to “dodge and demagogue” the debt problem he created.
The Senate Majority Leader, a former boxer, was accused of trying to help the Ultimate Fighting Championship.
“Malala has been accused of being more loyal to the West,” Shahid said.
c.1300, "charge (with an offense, etc.), impugn, blame," from Old French acuser "to accuse, indict, reproach, blame" (13c.), earlier "announce, report, disclose" (12c.), or directly from Latin accusare "to call to account," from ad- "against" (see ad-) + causari "give as a cause or motive," from causa "reason" (see cause (n.)). Related: Accused; accusing; accusingly.