A grave or serious from of crime, typically punishable by imprisonment for more than a year, as opposed to a misdemeanor.
Definition and meaning:
1.A serious crime(such as murder or arson).
Misconduct, Misdemeanor, Misfeasance Lawbreaking, Immorality, Arson, Assault, Burglary, Criminal offense, Foul play, Murder, Offense, Rape, Robbery, Violation, Wrong doing.
Noncrime, Blamelessness, Faithlessness, Guiltlessness, Impeccability, Innocence, Irreproachability, Goodness, Morality, Righteousness, Virtue, Virtuousness.
1. A large number of felony crime convictions do not end up with the person going to prison.
2. He has been charged with burglary and conspiracy to commit a felony.
3.An assistant District Attorney had called about prosecuting a felony drug possession, but the second note was upsetting.
4.He had not committed a felony in many years and was not sought by the police.
Murder definition and meaning:
unlawful premeditated killing of a human being by a human being.
1. Kill intentionally and with premeditation.
2.alter so as to make unrecognizable.
Annihilation, Assassination, Blood, Bloodshed, Butchery, Carnage, Crime, Death, Destruction, Dispatching, Felony, Foul play, Hit, Homicide, Knifing, Liquidation, Lynching, Manslaughter, Massacre, Off, Offing, One-way ticket, Rub out, Shooting, Slaying, Taking out, Terrorism.
Save, Reanimate, Protect, preserve, Invigorate, Guard, Recover.
1.The police treating his death as a murder.
2.He has admitted committing several crimes, including two murders.
3.she was convicted of murder.
4.The newspaper article included a gruesome description of the murder.
5.His wife was murdered.