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Adjective
Relating to crime
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“They have confessed to conspiracy to commit criminal damage to parked vehicles.”
Adjective
Abhorrent or very undesirable
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“He may never fulfill his potential, and that would be a criminal waste.”
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Behaving or prone to behave in an untrustworthy, deceitful, or insincere way
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Excessive or extreme in amount, level or degree
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Judicial, legal
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Given to larceny, tending to thievery
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Capable of, or intending to, murder or cause death
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Wanted by law enforcement
Noun
A person who is dishonest or a criminal
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“Wade and James would tragically have their childhoods stolen from them by a smooth criminal.”
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A person who kills or causes the death of another
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A person who counterfeits
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A person who has physically removed him- or herself from the control or direction of a military or naval unit with the intention of permanently leaving
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One who falls back into prior habits, especially criminal habits
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A person who deals in stolen goods
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A person who stirs up conflict
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