1. a town and port in northwestern Israel in the eastern Mediterranean

    Synonyms : accho, akka, akko
  2. a unit of area (4840 square yards) used in English-speaking countries

    Type Of : area unit, square measure
  3. a territory of western Brazil bordering on Bolivia and Peru


  1. blame for, make a claim of wrongdoing or misbehavior against

    Synonyms : charge
  2. bring an accusation against; level a charge against

    Synonyms : criminate, impeach, incriminate
    Type Of : charge
    Examples :
    • The neighbors accused the man of spousal abuse


  1. advocating or engaged in activism

    Synonyms : activistic
  2. a militant reformer

    Synonyms : militant
    Type Of : crusader, meliorist, reformer, reformist, social reformer


  1. a pseudoscience claiming divination by the positions of the planets and sun and moon

    Synonyms : star divination
    Type Of : pseudoscience


  1. happening at a time subsequent to a reference time

    Synonyms : afterward, afterwards, later, later on, subsequently
    Examples :
    • it didn't happen until afterward
    • two hours after that
  2. located farther aft


  1. to a noticeable degree

    Examples :
    • they weather was appreciably colder


  1. extensive landed property (especially in the country) retained by the owner for his own use

    Synonyms : demesne, estate, land, landed estate
    Type Of : immovable, real estate, real property, realty


  1. of or relating to the science of acoustics

    Synonyms : acoustical
    Examples :
    • acoustic properties of a hall
  2. a remedy for hearing loss or deafness

    Type Of : curative, cure, remedy, therapeutic


  1. the branch of anthropology that studies prehistoric people and their cultures

    Synonyms : archeology
    Type Of : anthropology


  1. the social science that studies the origins and social relationships of human beings

    Type Of : social science