Meaning of “extradite” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb [ T ] us uk /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 noun [ C, U ] us uk /ˌekstrəˈdɪʃən/

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