reindict

verb re·in·dict \ (ˌ)rē-in-ˈdīt \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of reindict

reindicted; reindicting
: to indict (someone) again
  • The men were indicted but later had to be reindicted after Superior Court Judge Michael Donio agreed that there were problems with some of the testimony presented to the grand jury.
  • —Lynda Cohen

reindictment

play \(ˌ)rē-in-ˈdīt-mənt\ noun, plural reindictments
    • After a series of dismissals and reindictments, he finally faced trial in August 1992.
    • —Evan Moore

First Known Use of reindict

1611

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