in·cul·pa·to·ry /in-'kəl-pə-ˌtōr-ē/ adj: incriminating
made inculpatory statements to the police compare exculpatory

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

I adjective accusative, accusatory, accusing, blaming, charging with guilt, condemnatory, condemning, convicting, criminative, criminatory, damaging, damnatory, damning, denouncing, denunciatory, disparaging, establishing guilt, implicating, implicative, implicatory, imputative, imputing blame, incriminating, incriminatory, inculpating, injuring, involving in guilt associated concepts: inculpatory admission, inculpatory evidence, inculpatory facts, inculpatory statements II index incriminatory

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

Helping to establish guilt or incriminate a criminal defendant.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.


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  • Inculpatory — In*cul pa*to*ry, a. Imputing blame; causing blame to be imputed to; criminatory; compromising; implicating. Opposite of {exculpatory}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • inculpatory — /inkalpat(6)riy/ In the law of evidence, going or tending to establish guilt; that which tends to incriminate. People v. White, 35 Cal.App.2d 61, 94 P.2d 617, 621. While a confession admits commission of a crime, an inculpatory statement admits a …   Black's law dictionary

  • inculpatory — adjective see inculpate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • inculpatory — See inculpation. * * * …   Universalium

  • inculpatory — adjective that causes someone to be blamed for something …   Wiktionary

  • inculpatory — adj. incriminating; accusatory, assigning blame …   English contemporary dictionary

  • inculpatory — a. Incriminating, criminatory, tending to criminate or inculpate, tending to establish guilt, involving in guilt …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • inculpatory — adj recriminatory, imputing blame, accusative, accusatory, denunciatory; implicating, exposing, revealing, incriminating, incriminatory, damning …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • inculpatory — /ɪnˈkʌlpətəri/ (say in kulpuhtuhree), / tri/ (say tree) adjective tending to inculpate; imputing blame; incriminating …   Australian English dictionary

  • inculpatory — Incriminatory; accusing …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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