Translation of "convict" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /kənˈvɪkt/ us /kənˈvɪkt/

to decide officially in a court of law that someone has committed a crime

declarar culpable
He was convicted of murder.
noun uk /ˈkɒn·vɪkt/ us /ˈkɑn·vɪkt/

someone who is in prison because they are guilty of a particular crime

recluso, -a

(Translation of “convict” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /kənˈvikt/

(legal) to prove or declare (someone) guilty

declarar culpable, condenar
She was convicted of theft.
conviction /-ʃən/ noun

(legal) the passing of a sentence on a guilty person

condena; antecedentes penales
She has had two convictions for drunken driving.

(a) strong belief

It’s my conviction that he’s right.

(Translation of “convict” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)