Accomplice - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈkɑːmplɪs|  American pronunciation of the word accomplice
Brit.  |əˈkʌmplɪs|  British pronunciation of the word accomplice

noun

- a person who joins with another in carrying out some plan (especially an unethical or illegal plan) (syn: confederate)

Examples

He was convicted as an accomplice to murder.

...the thief and his accomplices were eventually caught and brought to justice...

...in exchange for a reduced sentence, the thief agreed to incriminate his accomplice...

Word forms

noun
singular: accomplice
plural: accomplices
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