One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Characterized by crimination; that charges someone with a crime or grave offence; incriminating; accusatory.
Mid 18th century; earliest use found in Roger North (1651–1734), lawyer, politician, and writer. From classical Latin crīmināt-, past participial stem of crīminārī or crīmināre criminate + -ive, after crimination, criminate.
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.