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synonyms for criminals

  • gangland
  • mob
  • organized crime
  • syndicate
  • Mafia
  • abyss
  • gangsters
  • racket
  • riffraff
  • cosa nostra
  • felonry
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How to use criminals in a sentence

This is the place where the Muscovite criminals are banished to, if they are not put to death.
THE LIFE AND MOST SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, OF YORK, MARINER (1801)DANIEL DEFOE
They have managed to do this by great efforts, and that with the criminals free, and with the power of the governor.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
All the criminals go about and take their pleasure, thus occasioning much reproach.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
It was a history of the lives and trials of great criminals, and the pages were soiled and thumbed with use.
OLIVER TWIST, VOL. II (OF 3)CHARLES DICKENS
No, there was nothing to worry about as long as that relentless hunter of criminals known as the Black Hood kept off their tail.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
He had approached Joseph with the idea of learning something about the escaping criminals.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
Black Hood knew that the criminals had taken the road toward town.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
The gray sedan in which the fleeing criminals were riding had vanished, apparently into thin air.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
One is reproduced here, chiefly with the object of showing the pleasing roadside humour of hanging criminals in chains.
THE PORTSMOUTH ROAD AND ITS TRIBUTARIESCHARLES G. HARPER
He has established a perfect underground railway for transporting these criminals from one place to another in secret.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO CRIMINALS

  • Mafia
  • abyss
  • cosa nostra
  • criminals
  • felonry
  • gangland
  • gangsters
  • mob
  • organized crime
  • racket
  • riffraff
  • syndicate
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.