Definition of accusement in English:

accusement

noun

rare
  • The action of accusing; an accusation.

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in John Gower (d. 1408), poet. Originally from Middle French accusement, acusement from accuser + -ment. Compare post-classical Latin accusamentum accusation, Old Occitan acuzamen. In recent use probably independently re-formed from accuse + -ment.

Pronunciation:

accusement

/əˈkjuːzm(ə)nt/