The definition of complicit is someone who participates in, or associates with people who are involved in, illegal activities.adjective
An example of complicit is a person who's part of a drug dealing cartel.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
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Associated with or participating in a questionable act or a crime; having complicity: newspapers complicit with the propaganda arm of a dictatorship.
Origin: Back-formation from complicity.