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General words for crimes

crime

noun

an illegal activity or action

case

noun

a crime that the police are trying to solve

count

noun

each crime that someone is charged with

illegality

noun

behavior or actions that are illegal

crime

noun

illegal activities in general

offense

noun

a crime or illegal activity for which there is a punishment

attempt

noun

an illegal act, such as an attack on someone, that is unsuccessful

criminality

noun

criminal actions

law-breaking

noun

misdeed

noun

an action that is wrong or illegal

hostile architecture

the design of buildings or public spaces in a way which discourages people from touching, climbing or sitting on them …

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boots on the ground

a situation in which a country's armed forces are physically present in an area of conflict …

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