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implicate (IM pli kayt") (verb), implicates; implicated; implicating
To reveal or to show that someone is participating in or is connected to something illegal or morally wrong: The politician was implicated in misappropriating government funds to support his election.

The robber's confession is implicating two other men who were involved in the holdup of the bank.

To imply that something is true even when it is not.
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Word Entries at Get Words: “implicate
implicate (IM pli kayt")
This time cate shows that someone could possibly be part of some dishonest or criminal activity or to be falsely accused of such involvement.
This entry is located in the following unit: cate family of verbs (page 3)
To involve or to accuse someone of being a participant of something illegal or morally wrong. (1)