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1. felon

noun. ['ˈfɛlən'] someone who has committed a crime or has been legally convicted of a crime.

Synonyms

  • jail bird
  • scofflaw
  • hoodlum
  • murderer
  • smuggler
  • blackmailer
  • kidnaper
  • thug
  • criminal
  • moon curser
  • desperate criminal
  • pusher
  • moll
  • recidivist
  • treasonist
  • punk
  • toughie
  • snatcher
  • manslayer
  • contrabandist
  • mafioso
  • kidnapper
  • gangster's moll
  • incendiary
  • jailbird
  • extortionist
  • lawbreaker
  • desperado
  • parolee
  • outlaw
  • suborner
  • raper
  • liquidator
  • highbinder
  • arsonist
  • crook
  • highjacker
  • plotter
  • abductor
  • drug peddler
  • racketeer
  • extortioner
  • briber
  • fugitive
  • hijacker
  • moonshiner
  • violator
  • accessory
  • firebug
  • rapist
  • peddler
  • fugitive from justice
  • traitor
  • stealer
  • drug dealer
  • accessary
  • malefactor
  • thief
  • habitual criminal
  • runner
  • gun moll
  • drug trafficker
  • repeater
  • probationer
  • tough
  • hood
  • law offender
  • strong-armer
  • machinator
  • gangster
  • mobster
  • bootlegger
  • goon
  • conspirator
  • moon-curser
  • coconspirator
  • principal

Antonyms

  • right
  • legal
  • innocent
  • superior

Etymology

  • felun (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Felon

  • carnegie-mellon
  • integrelin
  • mclellan
  • mcclellen
  • mcclellan
  • maclellan
  • mckellan
  • magellan
  • flewellen
  • excelan
  • whelan
  • snellen
  • lewellen
  • yellen
  • wellen
  • wehlan
  • thelen
  • sellon
  • sellen
  • phelan
  • pelon
  • nelon
  • melon
  • mellon
  • mellen
  • kellen
  • kellan
  • jelen
  • hellen
  • helen

Example sentences of the word felon


1. Noun, singular or mass
Additionally, a convicted felon may not vote in elections even after being released from jail or prison.

2. felon

noun. ['ˈfɛlən'] a purulent infection at the end of a finger or toe in the area surrounding the nail.

Synonyms

  • infection

Antonyms

  • noncombustible
  • decriminalise

Etymology

  • felun (Middle English (1100-1500))
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