- Recrimination is the mutual exchange of accusations.
When someone accuses you of being selfish and you accuse them of being greedy, this is an example of recrimination.
- The act of recriminating.
- A countercharge.
- Law A defense in an action for divorce in which the accused party makes a similar accusation, as of adultery or cruelty, against the plaintiff.
Variant of recriminate
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