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conviction
British English: /kənˈvɪkʃ(ə)n/
American English: /kənˈvɪkʃ(ə)n/

Translation of conviction in German:

noun

  • 1
    (Law)
    Verurteilung, die (for wegen)
    have you [had] any previous convictions?
    sind Sie vorbestraft?
    he has no criminal convictions at all
    er hat keinerlei Vorstrafen
  • 2
    (settled belief) Überzeugung, die
    a vegetarian by conviction
    ein überzeugter Vegetarier
    it is their conviction that …
    sie sind der Überzeugung, dass …
    her conviction of the existence of God/of his innocence
    ihr fester Glaube an die Existenz Gottes/an seine Unschuld
    what are his political convictions?
    wie sind seine politischen Anschauungen?
    carry conviction
    überzeugend sein
    (Stimme)
    überzeugend klingen

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