incriminating etymology

English word incriminating comes from English incriminate, English landlubber

Detailed word origin of incriminating

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
incriminate English (eng) (transitive) To accuse or bring criminal charges against.. (transitive) To indicate the guilt of.
landlubber English (eng) (nautical, pejorative) Someone unfamiliar with the sea or seamanship, especially a novice seaman.
incriminating English (eng) Causing, showing, or proving that one is guilty of wrongdoing.

Words with the same origin as incriminating

Descendants of landlubber