Associations to the word «Impeachment»


IMPEACHMENT, noun. The act of impeaching a public official, either elected or appointed, before a tribunal charged with determining the facts of the matter
IMPEACHMENT, noun. The state of being impeached
IMPEACHMENT, noun. A demonstration in a court of law, or before another finder of fact, that a witness was ingenuine before, and therefore, is less likely to tell the truth now
IMPEACHMENT, noun. (obsolete) Hindrance; impediment; obstruction.
IMPEACHMENT NOSTALGIA, noun. (US) post-9/11 longing for less threatening, and more superficial news

Dictionary definition

IMPEACHMENT, noun. A formal document charging a public official with misconduct in office.

Wise words

Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things, only with the beastly words that stand for them.
Aldous Huxley