Definition of indictee in English:

indictee

noun

North American
  • See indict

    • ‘Most of the day he is free to mix with other detainees, spend time walking in an exercise yard or playing chess and cards with the other war crimes indictees.’
    • ‘There are unconfirmed reports that several more Hague indictees were detained on Thursday.’
    • ‘It seems unlikely that Indonesia will arrest those indictees and send them to Dili for trial.’
    • ‘To date, there are 65 indictees, of whom 38 are currently in the tribunal and 34 in detention, with four provisionally released.’
    • ‘The Council believes it essential that the trend of cooperation with the Tribunal and the surrender of indictees continue over the next six months.’

Pronunciation

indictee

/ɪndʌɪˈtiː/