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synonyms for felonious

  • base
  • corrupt
  • evil
  • illegal
  • illicit
  • lawbreaking
  • villainous
  • wrongful
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How to use felonious in a sentence

Miettinen has an arrest record that includes 13 prior offenses, including felonious assault with a deadly weapon, aggravated assault, reckless driving, and disobeying a police officer.
DRIVER WHO KILLED 2 CYCLISTS SENTENCED TO 18 YEARSMICAH LINGMAY 6, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
Its bad, I know, but not so bad as having had the boy locked up, charged with felonious assault.
CURSEDGEORGE ALLAN ENGLAND
It was my passionate desire at this period to "keep up my end" with Raffles in every department of the game felonious.
A THIEF IN THE NIGHTE. W. HORNUNG
The prisoners, after a brief trial, were convicted of felonious conspiracy, and were all sentenced to ten years' transportation.
HARPER'S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE, NO. VI, NOVEMBER 1850, VOL. IVARIOUS
The fact is, they were, if possible, more ignorant than their felonious partners.
BIDWELL'S TRAVELS, FROM WALL STREET TO LONDON PRISONAUSTIN BIRON BIDWELL
Why did you not interfere to stop this felonious marriage before it took place?
VICTOR'S TRIUMPHMRS. E. D. E. N. SOUTHWORTH
The second and felonious marriage was a notorious fact; but for form's sake it must be proved before the jury.
VICTOR'S TRIUMPHMRS. E. D. E. N. SOUTHWORTH
But you have painted old Crawling Elk as if he were a felonious mendicant.
THE CAPTAIN OF THE GRAY-HORSE TROOPHAMLIN GARLAND
A thief caught in a felonious act would not have presented a more damning spectacle.
THE SON OF CLEMENCEAUALEXANDRE (FILS) DUMAS
Her morals, however, had in no way improved, and a felonious abstraction of butchers meat immediately occurred.
THE BOOK OF CATSCHARLES H. ROSS
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WORDS RELATED TO FELONIOUS

  • accusable
  • caught
  • censurable
  • censured
  • chargeable
  • condemned
  • conscience-stricken
  • contrite
  • convictable
  • convicted
  • criminal
  • culpable
  • damned
  • delinquent
  • depraved
  • doomed
  • erring
  • evil
  • felonious
  • hangdog
  • in error
  • in the wrong
  • iniquitous
  • judged
  • liable
  • licentious
  • offending
  • on one's head
  • out of line
  • regretful
  • remorseful
  • reprehensible
  • responsible
  • rueful
  • sentenced
  • sheepish
  • sinful
  • sorry
  • wicked
  • wrong
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