Definition of reconvict in English:

reconvict

verb

[WITH OBJECT]
  • Convict (someone) of a further criminal offence.

    ‘many prisoners are reconvicted within two years of release’
    • ‘An individual re-assessment of these cases would undoubtedly reconvict the majority.’
    • ‘It was only because the army, as a dual sovereign was able to retry him after an acquittal that he was reconvicted.’
    • ‘When his conviction was found flawed, the State retried and reconvicted him in another flawed proceeding.’

Pronunciation:

reconvict

/riːkənˈvɪkt/