activities that are in violation of the laws of the state <a promise by the president to step up the war against crime> Related Words outlawry
a regrettable or blameworthy act <it's a crime to waste food, so give the rest of the pizza to me>
a breaking of a moral or legal code <anyone who commits a crime should expect to be punished for it> Synonyms breach
Related Words bias crime
, hate crime
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