Translation of "criminal" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


adjective [ before noun ] uk us /ˈkrɪm.ɪ.nəl/

relating to crime

criminal activity 犯罪活动
a criminal act/offence 犯罪行为/刑事犯罪
criminal behaviour 犯罪行为
a criminal investigation 刑事调查

very bad or morally wrong

It's criminal to charge so much for a book. 一本书要这么高的价钱,真是太不应该了。
The way we waste this planet's resources is criminal. 我们这样浪费地球的资源简直就是犯罪。
criminality uk us /ˌkrɪm.ɪˈnæl.ɪ.ti/ US  /-ə.t̬i/ noun [ U ]
criminally uk us /ˈkrɪm.ɪ.nə.li/ adverb

(Translation of “criminal adjective” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)