Translation of "criminal" - English-Italian dictionary


adjective uk /ˈkrɪm·ɪ·nəl/

relating to crime

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

informal very bad or morally wrong

It’s criminal that people are having to wait so long for hospital treatment.
criminally /ˈkrɪm·ɪ·nəl·i/ adverb


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