Definition of perfect crime
: a crime that leaves no evidence She thought she had committed a/the perfect crime.
Word by Word Definitions
: being entirely without fault or defect : flawless
: satisfying all requirements : accurate
: corresponding to an ideal standard or abstract concept
: to bring to final form
: to make perfect : improve, refine
: the perfect tense of a language
: a verb form in the perfect tense
: 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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