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malice aforethought

Saltos de línea: mal¦ice afore|thought

Definición de malice aforethought en inglés:

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[mass noun] Law
The intention to kill or harm, which distinguishes murder from unlawful killing: the accused has caused death but did not have malice aforethought
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • If the jury decided that James lacked malice aforethought, he could still be found guilty of involuntary manslaughter, i.e., unlawful killing without malice aforethought.
  • Murder is unlawful homicide committed with malice aforethought.
  • Did he kill her with malice aforethought, willfully, deliberately?

Words that rhyme with malice aforethought

forethought

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