probationer


probationer
pro·ba·tion·er /prō-'bā-shə-nər/ n: one (as an offender or employee) who is on probation

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

probationer
I (one being tested) noun apprentice, beginner, candidate, entrant, initiate, learner, neophyte, newcomer, novice, novitiate, tiro II (released offender) noun criminal released at large, criminal under suspension of sentence, lawbreaker under suspension of sentence, malefactor under suspension of sentence, offender under suspension of sentence, parolee, released convict, released criminal, released felon, released lawbreaker, released malefactor, released prisoner, released transgressor, released wrongdoer, wrongdoer released from prison III index apprentice, novice

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


probationer
A convict who is released from prison provided he maintains good behavior. One who is on probation whereby she is given some freedom to reenter society subject to the condition that for a specified period the individual conduct herself in a manner approved by a special officer to whom the probationer must report.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


probationer
A convict who is released from prison provided he maintains good behavior. One who is on probation whereby she is given some freedom to reenter society subject to the condition that for a specified period the individual conduct herself in a manner approved by a special officer to whom the probationer must report.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

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