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convict

Translation of convict in Spanish:

noun

American English: /ˈkɑnˌvɪkt/
British English: /ˈkɒnvɪkt/
  • recluso, (-sa) (masculine, feminine)
    presidiario, (-ria) (masculine, feminine)

transitive verb

American English: /kənˈvɪkt/
British English: /kənˈvɪkt/
  • (often passive)
    declarar culpable
    condenar
    she was convicted on eight charges of espionage
    fue declarada culpable de ocho acusaciones de espionaje
    a convicted murderer/rapist
    un asesino/violador convicto
    to be convicted of something
    ser condenado por algo
    he was convicted of murdering his wife
    fue condenado por el asesinato de su esposa
    Example sentences
    • The reality is that he was convicted of an offence to which he could have pleaded guilty.
    • The Court of Criminal Appeal held that the jury acted unreasonably in convicting him of that count.
    • The jury convicted you on the basis of observations, phone calls and books on that basis.

intransitive verb

American English: /kənˈvɪkt/
British English: /kənˈvɪkt/

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