Translation of impeach in Spanish:

impeach

Pronunciation /ɪmˈpiːtʃ//ɪmˈpitʃ/

transitive verb

  • 1

    Law
    acusar a un alto cargo de delitos cometidos en el desempeño de sus funciones
  • 2

    (discredit)
    (motives/testimony) impugnar
    (motives/testimony) poner en tela de juicio
    (witness) tachar
    • The most popular tactic is to impeach the credibility of the victim.
    • There was the prospect of drug tales (the defense was moving to get this chain of questions in) and gossip from the demimonde to impeach his credibility.
    • The physician's testimony might be impeached, and the report thereby discredited.
    • They obviously decided that they weren't going to be able to impeach my integrity, so they made the decision to leak the name of a national-security asset, who happened to be my wife.
    • This privatization of communal resources can impeach the integrity of scientific research.
    • Opposing attorneys invariably will attempt to impeach the credibility or competence of an expert witness.
    • In article 9, the bill declared ‘freedom of speech and debates or proceedings in Parliament ought not to be impeached or questioned in any court or place out of Parliament’.