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convict /'kɔnvikt/Concise Dictionary
- danh từ
- người bị kết án tù, người tù
- convict prison (establishment): nhà tù, khám lớn
- returned convict: tù được phóng thích
- ngoại động từ
- kết án, tuyên bố có tội
- to convict someone of a crime: tuyên bố người nào phạm tội
- làm cho nhận thức thấy (sai lầm, tội tù...)
+a person serving a sentence in a jail or prison
+a person who has been convicted of a criminal offence
+find or declare guilty
Advanced English Dictionary
1 find or prove guilty:
She was convicted of theft.
2 prisoner, captive, Slang con, jailbird orBrit also gaolbird, Brit lag:
The rioting convicts burnt down two prison buildings.
verb, nounCollocation Dictionary
+ verb [VN] [often passive] ~ sb (of sth) to decide and state officially in a court of law that sb is guilty of a crime: a convicted murderer + He was convicted of fraud. + There wasn't enough evidence to convict her.
+ noun (also informal con) a person who has been found guilty of a crime and sent to prison: an escaped convict
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