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American English: /ˈkrɪm(ə)n(ə)l/
British English: /ˈkrɪmɪn(ə)l/

Translation of criminal in Spanish:



  • 1 (of crime) (Law)
    criminal code criminal conviction criminal court
    juzgado (masculine) en lo penal
    to start criminal proceedings against somebody
    iniciar proceso penal or enjuiciamiento contra alguien
    Example sentences
    • The crimes include shoplifting, assault, public order offences, theft and criminal damage.
    • After the verdict, he revealed that Bailey had a long record for theft, criminal damage and car crime.
    • He faces a maximum penalty of five years in prison for each of the spamming and criminal conspiracy offences.
    Example sentences
    • Should the rules for disclosure be different for civil and criminal matters?
    • The principles applied by the civil / criminal court are sound and based on experience and aim at doing justice.
    • It is important to note, however, that the right covers civil as well as criminal litigation.
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