criminal mind

Definition of criminal mind

  1. :  the mind of someone who commits crimes We're trying to understand how the criminal mind works.

Word by Word Definitions

  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

  1. :  recollection, memory

    :  the element or complex (see 1complex 1) of elements in an individual that feels, perceives, thinks, wills, and especially reasons

    :  the conscious mental events and capabilities in an organism

  1. :  remind

    :  remember

    :  to attend to closely

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