A person who is on trial in a court of law: the constables guarding the undertrials were taken by surprise
More example sentences
- They do not disqualify an undertrial from contesting elections; it only bars a person in jail from voting.
- The prisoners housed in this sub-jail are undertrials mainly serving time for distilling and selling illicit arrack.
- 74 per cent of our total prisoners are undertrials.
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