Translation of "criminal" - English-Portuguese dictionary

criminal

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

B1 someone who has committed a crime

criminoso, -a
adjective uk /ˈkrɪm·ɪ·nəl/ us /ˈkrɪm·ə·nəl/

relating to crime

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

informal very bad or morally wrong

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

criminalmente

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