HyperDic: imputation

English > 2 senses of the word imputation:
NOUNcommunicationimputationa statement attributing something dishonest (especially a criminal offense)
cognitionimputationthe attribution to a source or cause
imputation > pronunciation
Soundsih.mpyahtey'shahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > imputation: 2 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningA statement attributing something dishonest (especially a criminal offense).
Example"he denied the imputation"
Narrowerfinger-pointing, fingerpointingThe imputation of blame
Broaderaccusation, accusalA formal charge of wrongdoing brought against a person
Spanishimputación
Catalanimputació
Verbsimputeattribute (responsibility or fault) to a cause or source
English > imputation: 2 senses > noun 2, cognition
MeaningThe attribution to a source or cause.
Example"the imputation that my success was due to nepotism meant that I was not taken seriously"
Broaderattribution, ascriptionAssigning to a cause or source
Spanishimputación
Catalanimputació
Verbsimputeattribute or credit to

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