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General words for crimes - thesaurus

Synonyms

crime

noun

an illegal activity or action

case

noun

a crime that the police are trying to solve

count

noun

legal each crime that someone is charged with

illegality

noun

formal 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

misdeed

noun

formal an action that is wrong or illegal

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job

noun

informal a crime, especially one in which money is stolen

malfeasance

noun

illegal actions

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hygge

a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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sofar

a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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