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an illegal activity or action
a crime that the police are trying to solve
a crime or illegal activity for which there is a punishment
illegal activities in general
an illegal act, such as an attack on someone, that is unsuccessful
a small electronic device which is taken into shops and links individual customers to advertisements …
the first day of Lent
the act or practice of telling the future using random items such as playing cards
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Free thesaurus definition of general words for crimes from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.