1. pronounced or proved guilty; "the condemned man faced the firing squad with dignity"; "a convicted criminal"
1. a person serving a sentence in a jail or prison
(synonym) con, inmate, jailbird, gaolbird
(hypernym) prisoner, captive
2. a person who has been convicted of a criminal offence
(hypernym) wrongdoer, offender
(hyponym) first offender
1. find or declare guilty; "The man was convicted of fraud and sentenced"
(antonym) acquit, assoil, clear, discharge, exonerate, exculpate
(hypernym) pronounce, label, judge
(derivation) conviction, judgment of conviction, condemnation, sentence
(classification) law, jurisprudence