accessory after the fact

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A person who assists or protects someone wanted by the police in connection with a crime

some of that atrocious wickedness in Jones, ... might perhaps be derived from the encouragement he had received from this fellow, who ... had been what the law calls an accessary after the fact.

a person who gives assistance or comfort to someone known to be a felon or known to be sought in connection with the commission of a felony
partner after the fact, person who aids a criminal after the latter commits the illegal act (Law)
after the fact
Too late; after something is finished or final

You made the commitment, and you can't change the terms after the fact.

After the fact
A posteriori
after the fact
after the action, after the deed has already been done
accessory after the fact


    ac·ces·so·ry af·ter the fact

    Türkische aussprache

    äksesıri äftır dhi fäkt


    /akˈsesərē ˈaftər ᴛʜē ˈfakt/ /ækˈsɛsɜriː ˈæftɜr ðiː ˈfækt/

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