Definition of reconvict in English:

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reconvict

Pronunciation: /ˌrēkənˈvikt/

verb

[with object]
Convict (someone) of a further criminal offense: many prisoners are reconvicted within two years of release
More example sentences
  • An individual re-assessment of these cases would undoubtedly reconvict the majority.
  • When his conviction was found flawed, the State retried and reconvicted him in another flawed proceeding.
  • It was only because the army, as a dual sovereign was able to retry him after an acquittal that he was reconvicted.

Derivatives

reconviction

noun

Words that rhyme with reconvict

addict, afflict, conflict, constrict, contradict, convict, delict, depict, evict, hand-picked, inflict, interdict, Pict, predict, strict
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