Pronunciation: (in-dīt'), [key]
1. (of a grand jury) to bring a formal accusation against, as a means of bringing to trial: The grand jury indicted him for murder.
2. to charge with an offense or crime; accuse of wrongdoing; castigate; criticize: He tends to indict everyone of plotting against him.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.