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noun as in criminal offense

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Unlike the Cheneys, here is a man whose misdemeanors came to torment him.

They charged her with two misdemeanors, Obstructing Government Administration, Failure to Obey Police Officer.

About half of all illegal aliens deported since 2009 have either been immigration crimes or non-violent misdemeanors.

Where, you might ask, are Crimes and Misdemeanors, Manhattan, Manhattan Murder Mystery, or Bananas?

As a result there are daily crimes and misdemeanors, which all too many Israeli Jews are happy to ignore.

No longer, for the moment, were the captains heavy crimes and misdemeanors held against him.

He was accused of high treason, in endeavoring to subvert the fundamental laws, and of other high crimes and misdemeanors.

Our country lyceum formed itself into a mock court, and tried King Alcohol for various crimes and misdemeanors.

Gentlemen of the Jury, they committed "misdemeanors," they "obstructed officers," they resisted the process of despotism!

The Stamp Act only taxed commercial and legal documents; the fugitive slave bill makes our words misdemeanors.


On this page you'll find 26 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to misdemeanors, such as: dirt, dirty pool, fault, infringement, misbehavior, and misconduct.

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