Translation of "criminal" - English-Spanish dictionary

criminal

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

B1 someone who has committed a crime

delincuente
adjective uk /ˈkrɪm·ɪ·nəl/ us /ˈkrɪm·ə·nəl/

relating to crime

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

informal very bad or morally wrong

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

según el código penal

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