felon Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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felonnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈfel.ən/ specialized
a ​person who is ​guilty of a ​seriouscrime
(Definition of felon from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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felonnoun [C]

 us   /ˈfel·ən/ law
a ​person who is ​guilty of a ​seriouscrime: a ​convicted felon
(Definition of felon from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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felonnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈfelən/ US LAW
someone who has ​committed a ​crime: He was ​charged with being a felon in ​possession of a firearm.
(Definition of felon from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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