life of crime
Definition of life of crime
: habitual breaking of the law He turned to a life of crime as a teenager.
Word by Word Definitions
: the quality that distinguishes a vital and functional being from a dead body
: a principle or force that is considered to underlie the distinctive quality of animate beings
: an organismic state characterized by capacity for metabolism (see metabolism 1), growth, reaction to stimuli, and reproduction
: of or relating to animate being
: using a living model
: an illegal act for which someone can be punished by the government
: a gross violation of law
: a grave offense especially against morality
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