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synonyms for crime

  • atrocity
  • breach
  • case
  • corruption
  • evil
  • felony
  • infraction
  • lawlessness
  • misconduct
  • misdeed
  • misdemeanor
  • scandal
  • transgression
  • violation
  • wrongdoing
  • abomination
  • break
  • caper
  • criminality
  • delinquency
  • depravity
  • dereliction
  • enormity
  • fault
  • hit
  • illegality
  • immorality
  • infringement
  • iniquity
  • job
  • malfeasance
  • outrage
  • racket
  • sneak
  • tort
  • trespass
  • vice
  • villainy
  • wickedness
  • wrong
  • antisocial behavior
  • delict
  • delictum
  • evil behavior
  • fast one
  • malefaction
  • mortal sin
  • unlawful act
See also synonyms for: crimeless / crimes
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antonyms for crime

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  • behavior
  • goodness
  • kindness
  • obedience
  • benefit
  • blessing
  • delight
  • good
  • joy
  • right
  • strength
  • virtue
  • good deed
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Facial recognition, cameras that were set up throughout cities to monitor crime.
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She could also qualify for a legal status known as a U visa, which is intended for immigrant victims of crime.
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Most crimes committed by documented gang members are crimes of poverty.
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Those results will now be uploaded to an FBI database to be cross-referenced from results from other crimes to potentially identify perpetrators.
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In 2020 as in 1998, Disney’s Mulan is a tomboy who disgracefully fails her matchmaker’s marriage test, and in this version, too, Mulan’s deception is a capital crime.
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The Florida Police Benevolent Association has challenged the public release of the police officer’s name, citing a 2018 state law that protects crime victims’ privacy.
TONY MCDADE CASE LEAVES MANY UNANSWERED QUESTIONSMICHAEL K. LAVERSSEPTEMBER 4, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
She noted that from 2017 through early this year, crime, including violent offenses, dropped even as her office was implementing reforms.
AS TRUMP CALLS FOR LAW AND ORDER, CAN CHICAGO’S TOP PROSECUTOR BEAT THE CHARGE THAT SHE’S SOFT ON CRIME?BY MICK DUMKESEPTEMBER 4, 2020PROPUBLICA
Some of these crimes were streamed live on Facebook and YouTube.
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Scholars still don’t agree on the causes of a decadeslong nationwide decline in crime.
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He was thrashed at school before the Jews and the hubshi, for the heinous crime of bringing home false reports of progress.
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WORDS RELATED TO CRIME

  • crime
  • offense
  • wrong
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.