crime Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “crime” - Learner’s Dictionary

crime

noun
 
 
/kraɪm/
ILLEGAL ACTIVITIES [U] B1 illegal activities: violent crime Tough new measures have been introduced to fight crime. Crime - general words
ILLEGAL ACT [C] B1 something someone does that is illegal: He committed a serious crime. →  See also war crime Crime - general words
(Definition of crime from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More Learner's Dictionary definitions for “crime”

Word of the Day

autumnal

typical of autumn

Word of the Day