Complice meaning

kŏm'plĭs
An associate or accomplice, especially in crime.
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The definition of a complice is another word for an accomplice, an associate or a partner, particularly in a crime.

An example of a complice is a person who helps someone rob a bank.

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An accomplice or associate.
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(obsolete) Accomplice.
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Origin of complice

  • Middle English from Old French from Late Latin complex complic- one closely connected with Latin com- com- Latin plicāre to fold plek- in Indo-European roots
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • From Old French
    From Wiktionary