Definition of Criminalness

1. Noun. The state of being a criminal.

Exact synonyms: Criminalism, Criminality
Generic synonyms: Guilt, Guiltiness
Derivative terms: Criminal, Criminal, Criminal



Definition of Criminalness

1. n. Criminality.

Definition of Criminalness

1. Noun. (rare dated) The state or quality of being criminal. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Lexicographical Neighbors of Criminalness

criminalised
criminalises
criminalising
criminalism
criminalist
criminalistics
criminalists
criminalities
criminality
criminalization
criminalize
criminalized
criminalizes
criminalizing
criminally
criminalness (current term)
criminals
criminate
criminated
criminates
criminating
crimination
criminations
criminative
criminatory
crimine
criminently
criminetly
criming
crimini

Literary usage of Criminalness

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Works of Joseph Bellamy by Joseph Bellamy, Tryon Edwards (1850)
"... and infinite criminalness of his disaffection and rebellion, believes that the Son of God hath ..."

2. The Works of President Edwards by Jonathan Edwards, David Brainerd (1830)
"This is self-evident; because it is herein that the criminalness or faultiness of any thing consists, that it is contrary to what we are obliged or bound to ..."

3. The Works of President Edwards by Jonathan Edwards (1809)
"... herein that the criminalness or faultiness of any thing consists, that it is contrary to what we are obliged or bound to, or what ought to be in us. ..."

4. A Dictionary of Books Relating to America, from Its Discovery to the Present by Joseph Sabin, Wilberforce Eames, Bibliographical Society of America, Robert William Glenroie Vail (1873)
"Or, Men offering Violence To their Knowledge, and Forcibly breaking thorow all the interposing Flames of it, to work Iniquity Considered in its criminalness ..."

5. The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney (1889)
"To charge with a crime ; declare to be guilty of a crime. criminalness (krira'i-nal-nes), »i. Criminality. To ivi'm''/! ..."

6. Porcupine's Works: Containing Various Writings and Selections, Exhibiting a by William Cobbett (1801)
"... d 3 the As to the truth or the falsehood, the innocence or the criminalness, of this passage, it is not now my business to enter into an inquiry. ..."

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