Meaning of “extradite” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb [ T ] uk us /ˈekstrədaɪt/

to send someone back to the country where they are accused of a crime, so that a court there can decide if they are guilty:

[ often passive ] The suspects were extradited to the UK.
extradition uk us /ˌekstrəˈdɪʃən/ noun [ C, U ]

(Definition of “extradite” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)