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adverb as in badly


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A number of Japanese soldiers were criminally charged and convicted for waterboarding and otherwise torturing prisoners.

It makes her association with Zaitokukai and their criminally inclined members highly problematic.

In these instances, our sense of right and wrong demands that the police officer be held criminally responsible for his actions.

Among  those criminally detained are Pu Zhiqiang, a prominent human rights lawyer, and Xu Youyu, a philosophy professor.

This was the first time an oil refinery had been held criminally liable under the Act.

I think he has been very foolish; whether the Law will call it criminally foolish I should hardly like to say.

Thus one cannot steal from the other; but either is criminally liable for an assault committed on the other.

His breath came in low groans, like that of an animal smitten dead by a criminally heavy load.

If the debtor has acted criminally, let him be tried in a criminal court and punished for dishonesty.

But the physiology of our most profoundly disturbing functions is ignored—in my opinion, criminally ignored.

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On this page you'll find 12 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to criminally, such as: naughtily, evilly, improperly, shamefully, unethically, and wickedly.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.