Translation of "criminal" - English-Italian dictionary

criminal

noun uk /ˈkrɪm·ɪ·nəl/ us /ˈkrɪm·ə·nəl/

B1 someone who has committed a crime

criminale, delinquente
adjective uk /ˈkrɪm·ɪ·nəl/ us /ˈkrɪm·ə·nəl/

relating to crime

criminale, criminoso
criminal activity attività criminale
He has a criminal record (= the police have an official record of his crimes). Ha un passato criminale.

informal very bad or morally wrong

criminale, terribile
It’s criminal that people are having to wait so long for hospital treatment. È terribile che le persone debbano aspettare così a lungo per ottenere cure ospedaliere.
criminally adverb /ˈkrɪm·ɪ·nəl·i/ /ˈkrɪm·ə·nəl·i/

criminalmente

(Translation of “criminal” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)