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Definition of Convict

Convict

  1. Proved or found guilty; convicted.
  2. A person proved guilty of a crime alleged against him; one legally convicted or sentenced to punishment for some crime.
  3. A criminal sentenced to penal servitude.
  4. To prove or find guilty of an offense or crime charged; to pronounce guilty, as by legal decision, or by one's conscience.
  5. To prove or show to be false; to confute; to refute.
  6. To demonstrate by proof or evidence; to prove.
  7. To defeat; to doom to destruction.

Convict Quotations

No matter how corrupt and unjust a convict may be, he loves fairness more than anything else. If the people placed over him are unfair, from year to year he lapses into an embittered state characterized by an extreme lack of faith.
Anton Chekhov

People don't understand that where I come from, everyone is either a convict, been in jail, been in a gang, is a hooligan of some sorts, but those are my brothers, my family and the people that I travel with. Those are the people that I roll with.
Lupe Fiasco

The name 'Seventh-day Adventist' carries the true features of our faith in front and will convict the inquiring mind. Like an arrow from the Lord's quiver, it will wound the transgressors of God's law, and will lead to repentance toward God, and faith in our Lord Jesus Christ.
Ellen G. White

Being a sex symbol was rather like being a convict.
Raquel Welch

You could accuse Republicans of a lot of things, but you could never convict us of being too conservative!
Jim DeMint
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Convict Translations

convict in Dutch is schuldig bevinden
convict in Norwegian is fange
convict in Spanish is convicto