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Convict

Con`vict´   Pronunciation: kǒn`vĭkt´
p. a.1.Proved or found guilty; convicted.
Convict by flight, and rebel to all law.
- Milton.
n.1.A person proved guilty of a crime alleged against him; one legally convicted or sentenced to punishment for some crime.
2.A criminal sentenced to penal servitude.
v. t.1.To prove or find guilty of an offense or crime charged; to pronounce guilty, as by legal decision, or by one's conscience.
[imp. & p. p. Convicted; p. pr. & vb. n. Convicting.]
He [Baxter] . . . had been convicted by a jury.
- Macaulay.
They which heard it, being convicted by their own conscience, went out one by one.
- John viii. 9.
2.To prove or show to be false; to confute; to refute.
3.To demonstrate by proof or evidence; to prove.
Imagining that these proofs will convict a testament, to have that in it which other men can nowhere by reading find.
- Hooker.
4.To defeat; to doom to destruction.
A whole armado of convicted sail.
- Shak.
Noun1.convict - a person serving a sentence in a jail or prison
2.convict - a person who has been convicted of a criminal offence
Verb1.convict - find or declare guilty; "The man was convicted of fraud and sentenced"
Antonyms:
acquit, assoil, exculpate, exonerate, discharge, clear - pronounce not guilty of criminal charges; "The suspect was cleared of the murder charges"

CONVICT. One who has been condemned by a competent court. This term is wore commonly applied to one who has been convicted of a crime or misdemeanor. There are various local acts which punish the importation of convicts.

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