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Definitions and Synonyms of criminal offense | Another word for criminal offense | What is criminal offense?

Definition 1: (criminal law) an act punishable by law; usually considered an evil act - [noun denoting act]

Samples where criminal offense or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a long record of crimes

Synonyms for criminal offense in the sense of this definition

(criminal offense is a kind of ...) a transgression that constitutes a violation of what is judged to be right

(... is a kind of criminal offense ) the offense of vexatiously persisting in inciting lawsuits and quarrels

(... is a kind of criminal offense ) the act of attacking

"attacks on women increased last year" "they made an attempt on his life"

(... is a kind of criminal offense ) (Islam) minor crimes committed by Muslims; crimes that are not mentioned in the Koran so judges are free to punish the offender in any appropriate way

"in some Islamic nations Tazir crimes are set by legislation"

(... is a kind of criminal offense ) crimes created by statutes and not by common law

(... is a kind of criminal offense ) violent or brutal acts as of thugs

(... is a kind of criminal offense ) a crime that undermines the offender's government

(... is a kind of criminal offense ) a vice that is illegal

(... is a kind of criminal offense ) an act that is legally a crime but that seem to have no victims

"he considers prostitution to be a victimless crime"

(... is a kind of criminal offense ) a crime committed in wartime; violation of rules of war

(... is a kind of criminal offense ) the act of committing a crime

(... is a kind of criminal offense ) a crime less serious than a felony

(... is a kind of criminal offense ) a crime so serious that capital punishment is considered appropriate

(... is a kind of criminal offense ) crime committed using a computer and the internet to steal a person's identity or sell contraband or stalk victims or disrupt operations with malevolent programs

(... is a kind of criminal offense ) a serious crime (such as murder or arson)

(... is a kind of criminal offense ) criminal falsification by making or altering an instrument with intent to defraud

(... is a kind of criminal offense ) intentional deception resulting in injury to another person

(... is a kind of criminal offense ) (Islam) serious crimes committed by Muslims and punishable by punishments established in the Koran

"Had crimes include apostasy from Islam and murder and theft and adultery"

(... is a kind of criminal offense ) seizure of a vehicle in transit either to rob it or divert it to an alternate destination

(... is a kind of criminal offense ) the willful and unlawful crippling or mutilation of another person

(criminal offense belongs to category ...) the body of law dealing with crimes and their punishment

(criminal offense is the domain which ... is member of) copy illegally; of published material

(criminal offense is the domain which ... is member of) rob at gunpoint or with the threat of violence

"I was mugged in the streets of New York last night"

(criminal offense is the domain which ... is member of) rob at gunpoint or by means of some other threat

(criminal offense is the domain which ... is member of) steal in a store

(criminal offense is the domain which ... is member of) take illegally

"rustle cattle"

(criminal offense is the domain which ... is member of) take without referencing from someone else's writing or speech; of intellectual property

(criminal offense is the domain which ... is member of) take unauthorized (intellectual material)

(criminal offense is the domain which ... is member of) make illegal payments to in exchange for favors or influence

"This judge can be bought"

(criminal offense is the domain which ... is member of) take money from an illegal transaction

(criminal offense is the domain which ... is member of) pay someone with influence in order to receive a favor

(criminal offense is the domain which ... is member of) take illegally; of intellectual property

"This writer plundered from famous authors"

(criminal offense is the domain which ... is member of) import or export without paying customs duties

"She smuggled cigarettes across the border"

(criminal offense is the domain which ... is member of) pay a kickback; make an illegal payment

(criminal offense is the domain which ... is member of) deal illegally

"traffic drugs"

(criminal offense is the domain which ... is member of) exchange or buy back for money; under threat

(criminal offense is the domain which ... is member of) use or deal in (as of stock or commercial transaction) in a pyramid deal

(criminal offense is the domain which ... is member of) take (someone) against his will for compulsory service, especially on board a ship

"The men were shanghaied after being drugged"

(criminal offense is the domain which ... is member of) take arbitrarily or by force

"The Cubans commandeered the plane and flew it to Miami"

(criminal offense is the domain which ... is member of) subject an aircraft to air piracy

"the plane was skyjacked to Uzbekistan"

(criminal offense is the domain which ... is member of) take someone's car from him by force, usually with the intention of stealing it

"My car was carjacked last night!"

(criminal offense is the domain which ... is member of) obtain through intimidation

(criminal offense is the domain which ... is member of) obtain through threats

(criminal offense is the domain which ... is member of) sell illegally, as on the black market

(criminal offense is the domain which ... is member of) sell illicit products such as drugs or alcohol

"They were bootlegging whiskey"

(criminal offense is the domain which ... is member of) deal in illegally, such as arms or liquor

(criminal offense is the domain which ... is member of) sell as genuine, sell with the intention to deceive

(criminal offense is the domain which ... is member of) sell or promote the sale of (illegal goods such as drugs)

"The guy hanging around the school is pushing drugs"

(criminal offense is the domain which ... is member of) deal on the black market

(criminal offense is the domain which ... is member of) take away to an undisclosed location against their will and usually in order to extract a ransom

"The industrialist's son was kidnapped"

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