to bring (someone) to justice

verb

  • Criminal Law

Definitions of to bring (someone) to justice

  • to find and prosecute someone for a criminal offence, especially when that person is then found guilty by a court

    He vowed to 'hunt down' and bring to justice the man responsible for the murder.

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