- The act of putting someone through a second test for an offense which is why he or she has already been prosecuted or convicted.
- The act when trying someone two times for the same offense, specifically after an acquittal in the first trial.
- the prosecution of a defendant for a criminal offense which is why he's already been tried; prohibited into the 5th amendment on united states of america Constitution
Sentence for "double jeopardy"
Hypernym for "double jeopardy"
Urban Dictionary for "double jeopardy"