Recidivist in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Recidivist

one who falls back into prior habits, especially criminal habits; a repeat offender

Examples of Recidivist in a sentence

The recidivist drunk driver knew that the judge would throw the book at him.  🔊

Recidivist toll evaders may actually be barred from using the freeway if legislation is passed.  🔊

Zack is a recidivist criminal who fell into mischief once again when he returned to his old neighborhood.  🔊

The missionary stressed that recidivist sinners can repent, even though they repeated the same sin.  🔊

Although the cops are tough on recidivist offenders, Debbie gets off the hook every time.  🔊

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