The act of convicting; the act of proving, finding, or adjudging, guilty of an offense.
- Law The judgment of a jury or judge that a person is guilty of a crime as charged.
- Law The state of being found or proved guilty: evidence that led to the suspect's conviction.
- The act or process of convincing.
- The state of being convinced. See Synonyms at certainty.
- A fixed or strong belief. See Synonyms at opinion.