Definition of crime-ridden in English:


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(Of a place) having a high incidence of criminal activity: a crime-ridden neighbourhood
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  • It was a dirty and crime ridden city.
  • Are you one of those who choose to stay home on weekends fearful of going out onto our crime ridden streets?
  • People thought it was a crime-ridden place, but nothing could have been further from the truth.

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