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career criminal

Definition of career criminal

  1. :  a person who has committed many crimes throughout his or her life



Word by Word Definitions

careerplay
  1. :  speed in a course

    :  course, passage

    :  encounter, charge

  1. :  to go at top speed especially in a headlong manner

criminalplay
  1. :  relating to, involving, or being a crime

    :  relating to crime or to the prosecution of suspects in a crime

    :  guilty of crime

  1. :  one who has committed a crime

    :  a person who has been convicted of a crime


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