verb (used with object)
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Origin of convict
OTHER WORDS FROM convict
Example sentences from the Web for convict
Even so, at least one juror apparently balked at convicting a man for violating wildlife protection laws by protecting wildlife.
If the government succeeds in convicting Manning under this Act, an appeal raising First Amendment issues is almost guaranteed.
I believe in indicting them, trying them, and convicting them.The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Vol. 8 (of 12)|Robert G. Ingersoll
At first nine were for acquitting, and three for convicting.An Iron Will|Orison Swett Marden
Not positive evidence, not convicting evidence; that is what I want you to obtain.Oscar the Detective|Harlan Page Halsey
This did not avail him, and although the jury in convicting him strongly recommended him to mercy he was sentenced to death.The Chronicles of Newgate, vol. 1/2|Arthur Griffiths
And the chances are that in convicting Mike, half a dozen mysterious burglaries will have been solved.The Substitute Prisoner|Max Marcin