- The definition of an accomplice is a person who helps another person do something wrong or illegal.
The driver of a get-away-car during a bank robbery is an example of an accomplice.
accomplice definition by Webster's New World
Origin: ; from Middle English a complice (the article a is merged, influenced, influence by accomplish) ; from Old French complice ; from Late Latin complex: see complice
accomplice definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Origin: Alteration of complice.
accomplice - Legal Definition