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1. crime

noun. ['ˈkraɪm'] (criminal law) an act punishable by law; usually considered an evil act.

Synonyms

  • perpetration
  • infraction
  • regulatory offence
  • statutory offence
  • statutory offense
  • committal
  • commission
  • barratry
  • transgression
  • attack
  • criminal offense
  • vice crime
  • high treason
  • offense
  • highjack
  • lese majesty
  • infringement
  • capital offense
  • violation
  • war crime
  • attempt
  • forgery
  • misdemeanor
  • hijack
  • felony
  • thuggery
  • cybercrime
  • regulatory offense
  • law-breaking
  • victimless crime
  • fraud
  • Had crime
  • Tazir crime
  • criminal offence
  • offence
  • mayhem
  • treason
  • misdemeanour

Antonyms

  • praise
  • refrain
  • end
  • finish

Etymology

  • crimen (Latin)
  • cernere (Latin)

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Example sentences of the word victimless-crime


1. Noun Phrase
Although some can seem like victimless crimes at first glance, every white-collar crime actually has a victim.

2. Noun Phrase
Crimes such as prostitution are considered victimless crimes and are not reported.

3. Noun Phrase
Expect philosophical questions such as "What is your position on victimless crimes?"

2. crime

noun. ['ˈkraɪm'] an evil act not necessarily punishable by law.

Synonyms

  • transgression

Antonyms

  • defense
  • defence

Etymology

  • crimen (Latin)
  • cernere (Latin)
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