crimewave

noun

a period of increased criminal activity

Nearby words

  1. crimean astrophysical observatory,
  2. crimean gothic,
  3. crimean tatar,
  4. crimean war,
  5. crimen injuria,
  6. criminal,
  7. criminal assault,
  8. criminal code,
  9. criminal contempt,
  10. criminal conversation

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