criminal

  • 1 criminal — crim·i·nal 1 / kri mə nəl/ adj 1: relating to, involving, or being a crime criminal neglect criminal conduct 2: relating to crime or its prosecution brought a criminal action criminal co …

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  • 2 Criminal — «Criminal» Сингл Бритни Спирс из альбом …

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  • 3 Criminal — Single par Britney Spears extrait de l’album Femme Fatale Enregistrement Maratone Studios, Stockholm Durée 3:45 Genre Soft rock Musique Électroacoustique Format …

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  • 4 criminal — adjetivo 1. Del crimen, o cualquier delito o acción reprobable aunque no esté castigada por las leyes: conducta criminal. El bombardeo de objetivos civiles es un acto criminal. 2. [Ley, organismo, acción] que está destinado a perseguir y castigar …

    Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • 5 Criminal — Crim i*nal (kr?m ? nal), a. [L. criminalis, fr. crimen: cf. F. criminel. See {Crime}.] 1. Guilty of crime or sin. [1913 Webster] The neglect of any of the relative duties renders us criminal in the sight of God. Rogers. [1913 Webster] 2.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 criminal — n Criminal, felon, convict, malefactor, culprit, delinquent mean, in common, one guilty of a transgression or an offense especially against the law. Criminal designates one who commits some serious violation of the law, of public trust, or of… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 7 criminal — (Del lat. criminālis). 1. adj. Perteneciente o relativo al crimen o que de él toma origen. 2. Dicho de una ley, de un instituto o de una acción: Destinado a perseguir y castigar los crímenes o delitos. 3. Que ha cometido o procurado cometer un… …

    Diccionario de la lengua española

  • 8 Criminal — Crimināl, adj. et adv. aus dem Lat. criminalis, welches aber nur in einigen Zusammensetzungen üblich ist. Das Criminal Gericht, ein Gericht, welches die Verbrechen der Übelthäter untersucht, im Gegensatze der Civil oder bürgerlichen Gerichte, das …

    Grammatisch-kritisches Wörterbuch der Hochdeutschen Mundart

  • 9 criminal — early 15c. (adj.), from M.Fr. criminel (11c.), from L. criminalis pertaining to crime, from crimen (gen. criminis); see CRIME (Cf. crime). Preserves the Latin n . As a noun, from 1620s. Criminal law (or criminal justice) distinguished from civil… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 10 criminal — adj. 2 g. 1. De crime ou a ele relativo. • s. m. 2. Processo criminal. 3. Jurisdição ou tribunal criminal.   ‣ Etimologia: latim criminalis, e …

    Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • 11 criminal — [adj] lawless, felonious bent, caught, corrupt, crooked, culpable, deplorable, dirty, heavy, hung up*, illegal, illegitimate, illicit, immoral, indictable, iniquitous, nefarious, off base*, out of line*, peccant, racket, scandalous, senseless,… …

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  • 12 Criminal — Crim i*nal, n. One who has commited a crime; especially, one who is found guilty by verdict, confession, or proof; a malefactor; a felon. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 13 Criminal — Allgemeine Informationen Genre(s) Death Metal, Thrash Metal Gründung 1991 Website h …

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  • 14 Criminal — Criminal, Criminell, v. lat.), peinlich, die Eigenschaft, vermöge welcher Etwas Gegenstand des Criminalrechtes od. Criminalprocesses ist. Daher ad criminalia verpflichtet, wenn ein Beamter zur Ausübung criminalgerichtlicher Befugnisse… …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 15 criminal — ► NOUN ▪ a person who has committed a crime. ► ADJECTIVE 1) relating to or constituting a crime. 2) informal deplorable and shocking. DERIVATIVES criminality noun criminally adverb …

    English terms dictionary

  • 16 criminal — [krim′ə nəl] adj. [ME < OFr criminel < L criminalis < crimen: see CRIME] 1. having the nature of crime; being a crime 2. a) involving or relating to crime b) dealing with law cases involving crime 3. guilty of crime …

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  • 17 criminal — I UK [ˈkrɪmɪn(ə)l] / US adjective *** 1) [usually before noun] relating to illegal acts The book examines the causes of criminal behaviour. a criminal offence/act: It is a criminal offence to threaten someone with violence. a) [only before noun]… …

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  • 18 criminal — I adj. criminal to + inf. (it was criminal of him to do that) 2) criminal that + clause (it is criminal that he is allowed to remain in this country) II n. 1) to apprehend, arrest a criminal; to bring a criminal to justice 2) to pardon; parole;… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 19 criminal — crim|i|nal1 [ krımınl ] noun count * someone who has committed a crime: The system is designed to prevent criminals from reoffending. a convicted criminal (=one who has been judged guilty in a court of law): Convicted criminals should not profit… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 20 criminal — 1 / krIminFl/ adjective 1 related to or connected with crime: criminal behaviour | The boy had shown criminal tendencies since early adolescence. | a criminal offence (=a crime that can be punished by law) | criminal element (=people within a… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English