A person who commits a crime involving a sexual act.
- You're a convicted sex offender or a rapist, or violent criminal.
- Though I register as a sex offender, Sex Offender Registration has never been a deterrent to me - but it has been punitive.
- I suppose he might not know the ropes in bed, but on the other hand, he's probably not a sex offender wanted in another state, and isn't that a more important thing to know?
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