Synonyms and Antonyms of felony
a serious criminal act (such as murder or rape)
- The crime is considered a felony under state law.
- He was convicted of committing a felony.
misconduct, misdemeanor, misfeasance
breach, crime, debt, error, lawbreaking, malefaction, misdeed, misdoing, offense, sin, transgression, trespass, violation, wrongdoing
bias crime, hate crime
fault, foible, peccadillo
immorality, iniquitousness, iniquity, sinfulness, vice, wickedness
corruption, debauchery, depravity, licentiousness
abuse, criminality, illegality, lawlessness, unlawfulness
descent, downfall, fall