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    Default "She is indicated on charges of failing to declare her assets during and after her te

    Hello teachers,

    I have just stated reading English newspapers because I want to improve my vocabulary. I am stuck with a certain phrase. I have written a part of the whole sentence where the phrase is included.

    "She is indicated on charges of failing to declare her assets during and after her tenure of office." I cannot understand the underlined part. I have checked the word "indicate" in my dictionary but it shows three meanings so it's quite complicated and I have no idea about "on charges of". Can you help me to clarify the meaning?

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    Default Re: "She is indicated on charges of failing to declare her assets during and after he

    It's a typo.

    Try "indicted."

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    Default Re: "She is indicated on charges of failing to declare her assets during and after he

    on the charge of failing

    on charges for failing

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    Default Re: "She is indicated on charges of failing to declare her assets during and after he

    Yes it was "indicted" not "indicated". But the second one was "on charges of falling" not "on charges for falling". What can it mean exactly? I have checked it in the dictionary but it says about charging batteries. So it might have another meaning.

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    Did you look up "indicted"? It has to do with criminal charges.

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