Synonyms for prosecution


1. prosecution, criminal prosecution, legal action, action, action at law
usage: the institution and conduct of legal proceedings against a defendant for criminal behavior
2. prosecution, collection, aggregation, accumulation, assemblage
usage: the lawyers acting for the state to put the case against the defendant
3. pursuance, prosecution, continuance, continuation
usage: the continuance of something begun with a view to its completion
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