transitive verb

obsolete : to bring a charge against : accuse
obsolete : to cast aspersions on

intransitive verb

obsolete : to bring accusation

Word History


Middle English apechen, from (assumed) Anglo-French apecher, anpecher, from Late Latin impedicare to entangle

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“Appeach.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jul. 2024.

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