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Origin of crime
synonym study for crime
OTHER WORDS FROM crimecrimeless, adjectivecrime·less·ness, nounan·ti·crime, adjectivesu·per·crime, noun
Words nearby crime
Example sentences from the Web for crime
Facial recognition, cameras that were set up throughout cities to monitor crime.Podcast: COVID-19 is helping turn Brazil into a surveillance state|Anthony Green|September 16, 2020|MIT Technology Review
She could also qualify for a legal status known as a U visa, which is intended for immigrant victims of crime.ICE Deported a Woman Who Accused Guards of Sexual Assault While the Feds Were Still Investigating the Incident|by Lomi Kriel|September 15, 2020|ProPublica
Most crimes committed by documented gang members are crimes of poverty.While We’re Rethinking Policing, It’s Time to End Gang Injunctions|Jamie Wilson|September 15, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Those results will now be uploaded to an FBI database to be cross-referenced from results from other crimes to potentially identify perpetrators.Morning Report: Downtown Jail Outbreak Goes From Bad to Worse|Voice of San Diego|September 11, 2020|Voice of San Diego
In 2020 as in 1998, Disney’s Mulan is a tomboy who disgracefully fails her matchmaker’s marriage test, and in this version, too, Mulan’s deception is a capital crime.The history of Mulan, from a 6th-century ballad to the live-action Disney movie|Constance Grady|September 4, 2020|Vox
Denied parole nine straight times, he insists he is innocent of the crime for which he was convicted.
The “nature of the crime” was too serious to release him, they said.
He added that Norse has good relations with the FBI and has consulted with them on other crime cases.FBI Won’t Stop Blaming North Korea for Sony Hack -- Despite New Evidence|Shane Harris|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In Turkey, crime groups in border areas are exploiting the labor of Syrian male refugees who cannot find legitimate employment.
Human trafficking was once a crime associated primarily with a range of small to large crime groups.
She was not exactly disappointed, although it robbed the crime of one of its most dramatic elements—ingratitude.The Old Flute-Player|Edward Marshall and Charles T. Dazey
From the moment when informed by Mrs. Coppersley of the crime until the inquest, Bella suffered greatly.The Solitary Farm|Fergus Hume
The wound was in the thigh of the chief, and it now broke out afresh, as if in punishment for the crime he had committed.Deerfoot in The Mountains|Edward S. Ellis
He lays the head down before them all and confesses his crime, with all the circumstances relating to it.Romances of Old Japan|Yei Theodora Ozaki
The petit bleu did not arrive until after the crime was discovered, so the room remained empty.Through the Wall|Cleveland Moffett
British Dictionary definitions for crime
- unlawful acts in generala wave of crime
- (as modifier)crime wave