1. criminal.

Words Nearby crim. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use crim. in a sentence

  • The mothers of sultans, among the Crim Tartars, neither eat with their sons, nor sit in their presence.

  • I hear,' resumed the lady, 'that his uncle is enraged at him, and more for the duel than the crim.

    Self-control | Mary Brunton
  • Crim was another, meaning to shudder with cold, and there was an adjective, crimmy.

    John Greenleaf Whittier | W. Sloane Kennedy
  • It is crim'nal, dey ain't no 'sputin' dat, but it ain't action'ble.'

  • At first Crim was disposed to defy us, but finding us all united in the wish to save the poor fellow, finally gave way.

    Buckskin Mose | Buckskin Mose

British Dictionary definitions for crim (1 of 2)


/ (krɪm) /

noun, adjective
  1. slang short for criminal

British Dictionary definitions for crim. (2 of 2)


abbreviation for
  1. criminal

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