convictible

convict

[v., adj. kuhn-vikt; n. kon-vikt]
verb (used with object)
1.
to prove or declare guilty of an offense, especially after a legal trial: to convict a prisoner of a felony.
2.
to impress with a sense of guilt.
noun
3.
a person proved or declared guilty of an offense.
4.
a person serving a prison sentence.
adjective
5.
Archaic. convicted.

Origin:
1350–1400; (v.) Middle English convicten < Latin convictus past participle of convincere, equivalent to con- con- + vic- variant stem of vincere to overcome + -tus past participle suffix (see convince); (noun, adj.) Middle English convict, past participle of convicten (or directly < L)

convictable, convictible, adjective
convictive, adjective
convictively, adverb
half-convicted, adjective
preconvict, verb (used with object)
reconvict, verb (used with object)
self-convicted, adjective
unconvicted, adjective
unconvicting, adjective
unconvictive, adjective
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convict
 
vb
1.  to pronounce (someone) guilty of an offence
 
n
2.  a person found guilty of an offence against the law, esp one who is sentenced to imprisonment
3.  a person serving a prison sentence
 
adj
4.  obsolete convicted
 
[C14: from Latin convictus convicted of crime, from convincere to prove guilty, convince]
 
con'victable
 
adj
 
con'victible
 
adj

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convict
mid-14c., from L. convictus, pp. of convincere (see convince). Replaced O.E. verb oferstælan. The noun is first attested late 15c., from the verb; slang shortening con is from 1893. Related: Convicted (p. adj., 1610s).
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