EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CRIME

The gayety of a light-hearted maiden is often unmixed with boldness, or crime.

He was therefore condemned, and perished on the scaffold for the crime.

It is a crime which, if persisted in, will destroy the Government itself.

There is crime to be conquered, the rough crime of the streets.

To have disregarded it would have been a crime from which his soul shrank.

With no crime laid to him, he was hunted down as a wild beast.

If they made less of crime in another, they also made less of innocence from it in themselves!

A euphemism of kleptomania had been offered and accepted as sufficient excuse for her crime.

Even now, he was engaged in committing that crime which she had forbidden him.

His sole ambition just now was to fix the crime definitely on the perpetrator.

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