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criminals

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  • nounperson who breaks the law
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Synonyms for criminals

noun person who breaks the law
  • convict
  • crook
  • culprit
  • felon
  • fugitive
  • gangster
  • hoodlum
  • hooligan
  • lawbreaker
  • mobster
  • offender
  • thug
  • blackmailer
  • con
  • delinquent
  • desperado
  • deuce
  • evildoer
  • guerilla
  • heavy
  • hood
  • hustler
  • jailbird
  • malefactor
  • mug
  • muscle
  • outlaw
  • racketeer
  • repeater
  • scofflaw
  • sinner
  • transgressor
  • trespasser
  • wrongdoer
  • yardbird
  • bad actor
  • black marketeer
  • ex-con
  • inside person
  • slippery eel

Antonyms for criminals

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

More words related to criminals

underworld

noun. criminal activity, element
  • 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.