Origin of felonious
Examples from the Web for felonious
The focus is on the felonious, or nearly so, but some ladies aren't above cataloging bad breath and B.O.
The taking must be felonious—that is, taking with a wrongful intent to appropriate the goods of another.
It is of three kinds: felonious, justifiable, and excusable.
She expressed her willingness to give up all that she retained, but asserted her innocence of any felonious intention.
Upon it had been prepared the felonious meals, by it he had smoked the pipe of peace with the false friend.Neighbors|Jacob A. Riis
In defending his person in case of a felonious assault, he may lawfully take the life of his assailant.