- crime, law-breaking - (criminal law) an act punishable by law; usually considered an evil act; "a long record of crimes"
--1 is a kind of transgression, evildoing
--1 has particulars:
Derived forms: verb criminate1, verb incriminate1, verb incriminate2, verb criminalise1
- crime - an evil act not necessarily punishable by law; "crimes of the heart"
--2 is a kind of transgression, evildoing
Derived form: verb incriminate1