Synonyms
Antonyms
Etymology

1. convict

verb. ['ˈkɑːnvɪkt, kənˈvɪkt'] find or declare guilty.

Synonyms

  • pass judgment
  • evaluate
  • judge
  • reconvict
  • label

Antonyms

  • nonresident
  • outpatient
  • devoice
  • voice

Etymology

  • convicter (Anglo-Norman)
  • convictus (Latin)

Featured Games

Words that Rhyme with Convict

  • contradict
  • constrict
  • restrict
  • handpicked
  • conflict
  • predict
  • inflict
  • strict
  • depict
  • afflict
  • tricked
  • sticht
  • slicked
  • schlict
  • schlicht
  • pricked
  • evict
  • clicked
  • addict
  • ticked
  • picked
  • picht
  • nicked
  • licked
  • licht
  • kicked

Example sentences of the word convict


1. Verb, base form
You will leave behind DNA evidence which can be used to convict you.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Why do you want the convict to stay in prison or be granted parole?

Quotes containing the word convict


1. It is the Holy Spirit's job to convict, God's job to judge and my job to love.
- Billy Graham

2. convict

noun. ['ˈkɑːnvɪkt, kənˈvɪkt'] a person serving a sentence in a jail or prison.

Synonyms

  • trusty
  • yardbird
  • con
  • captive
  • lifer
  • prisoner
  • inmate

Antonyms

  • undependable
  • unreliable
  • irresponsible
  • unfaithful

Etymology

  • convicter (Anglo-Norman)
  • convictus (Latin)

3. convict

noun. ['ˈkɑːnvɪkt, kənˈvɪkt'] a person who has been convicted of a criminal offense.

Synonyms

  • sex offender
  • wrongdoer
  • first offender

Antonyms

  • pro
  • inattentive
  • free
  • unemotional person

Etymology

  • convicter (Anglo-Norman)
  • convictus (Latin)
Synonym.com