- crimean gothic,
- crimean tatar,
- crimean war,
- crimen injuria,
- criminal assault,
- criminal code,
- criminal contempt,
- criminal conversation,
- criminal court
Origin of criminal
Examples from the Web for criminal
The judges who handle arraignments at criminal court in all five boroughs have a small fraction of their usual caseloads.
But most likely it was linked to the way priests identify with the poor in the face of government and criminal abuses.
Like any service for hire, it is extremely important for the traffickers to provide a reputable service, criminal as it is.
Having a criminal record can reduce the likelihood of getting a callback or job offer by 50 percent.His First Day Out Of Jail After 40 Years: Adjusting To Life Outside|Justin Rohrlich|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
“There is nothing whatsoever in the video which supports the charges—it shows no criminal activity,” Bakir said.Sisi Is Persecuting, Prosecuting, and Publicly Shaming Egypt’s Gays|Bel Trew|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He was an elderly man, with hard features and piercing eyes, who received me almost brutally, as if I had been a criminal.The Clique of Gold|Emile Gaboriau
A ‘political’ is not identified with the criminal any more than a debtor is identified with a felon in England.Russian Life To-day|Right Rev. Herbert Bury
The criminal classes silently left the town, and peace and order reigned.Memoirs of Orange Jacobs|Orange Jacobs
The authorities of our Nation have condemned membership in the Communist organization as illegal and have proven Debs a criminal.The Red Conspiracy|Joseph J. Mereto
It was necessary for the criminal to get Corbut out of the way.The Crime of the French Caf and Other Stories|Nicholas Carter
Word Origin for criminal
early 15c., from Middle French criminel (11c.), from Latin criminalis "pertaining to crime," from crimen (genitive criminis); see crime. Preserves the Latin -n-. Criminal law (or criminal justice) distinguished from civil in English at least since late 15c.
1620s, from criminal (adj.).