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Synonyms of crime in English:


  • 1 kidnapping is a very serious crime
    offense, unlawful act, illegal act, felony, misdemeanor, misdeed, wrong
    informal no-no
  • 2 the increase in crime
    lawbreaking, delinquency, wrongdoing, criminality, misconduct, illegality, villainy
    informal crookedness
  • 3 a crime against humanity
    sin, evil, immoral act, wrong, atrocity, abomination, disgrace, outrage
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    felonious relating to or involved in crime
    criminology the scientific study of crime

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