Accriminate - (v. t.) To accuse of a crime.
Acrimonious - (a.) Acrid; corrosive; as, acrimonious gall.
Acrimonious - (a.) Caustic; bitter-tempered' sarcastic; as, acrimonious
dispute, language, temper.
Acrimoniously - (adv.) In an acrimonious manner.
Acrimoniousness - (n.) The quality of being acrimonious; asperity;
Acrimonies - (pl. ) of Acrimony
Acrimony - (n.) A quality of bodies which corrodes or destroys others;
also, a harsh or biting sharpness; as, the acrimony of the juices of
Acrimony - (n.) Sharpness or severity, as of language or temper;
irritating bitterness of disposition or manners.
Concrimination - (n.) A joint accusation.
Crime - (n.) Any violation of law, either divine or human; an omission of
a duty commanded, or the commission of an act forbidden by law.
Crime - (n.) Gross violation of human law, in distinction from a
misdemeanor or trespass, or other slight offense. Hence, also, any
aggravated offense against morality or the public welfare; any outrage
or great wrong.
Crime - (n.) Any great wickedness or sin; iniquity.
Crime - (n.) That which occasion crime.
Crimeful - (a.) Criminal; wicked; contrary to law, right, or dury.
Crimeless - (a.) Free from crime; innocent.
Criminal - (a.) Guilty of crime or sin.
Criminal - (a.) Involving a crime; of the nature of a crime; -- said of
an act or of conduct; as, criminal carelessness.
Criminal - (a.) Relating to crime; -- opposed to civil; as, the criminal
Criminal - (n.) One who has commited a crime; especially, one who is
found guilty by verdict, confession, or proof; a malefactor; a felon.
Criminalist - (n.) One versed in criminal law.
Criminality - (n.) The quality or state of being criminal; that which
constitutes a crime; guiltiness; guilt.
Criminally - (adv.) In violation of law; wickedly.
Criminalness - (n.) Criminality.
Criminated - (imp. & p. p.) of Criminate
Criminating - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Criminate
Criminate - (v. t. ) To accuse of, or charge with, a crime.
Criminate - (v. t. ) To involve in a crime or in its consequences; to
render liable to a criminal charge.
Crimination - (n.) The act of accusing; accusation; charge; complaint.
Criminative - (a.) Charging with crime; accusing; criminatory.
Criminatory - (a.) Relating to, or involving, crimination; accusing; as,
a criminatory conscience.
Criminology - (n.) A treatise on crime or the criminal population.
Criminous - (a.) Criminal; involving great crime or grave charges; very
Crimosin - (n.) See Crimson.
Crimped - (imp. & p. p.) of Crimp
Crimping - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Crimp
Crimp - (v. t.) To fold or plait in regular undulation in such a way that
the material will retain the shape intended; to give a wavy appearance
to; as, to crimp the border of a cap; to crimp a ruffle. Cf. Crisp.
Crimp - (v. t.) To pinch and hold; to seize.
Crimp - (v. t.) to entrap into the military or naval service; as, to
Crimp - (v. t.) To cause to contract, or to render more crisp, as the
flesh of a fish, by gashing it, when living, with a knife; as, to crimp
Crimp - (a.) Easily crumbled; friable; brittle.
Crimp - (a.) Weak; inconsistent; contradictory.
Crimp - (n.) A coal broker.
Crimp - (n.) One who decoys or entraps men into the military or naval
Crimp - (n.) A keeper of a low lodging house where sailors and emigrants
are entrapped and fleeced.
Crimp - (n.) Hair which has been crimped; -- usually in pl.
Crimp - (n.) A game at cards.
Crimpage - (n.) The act or practice of crimping; money paid to a crimp
for shipping or enlisting men.
Crimper - (n.) One who, or that which, crimps
Crimper - (n.) A curved board or frame over which the upper of a boot or
shoe is stretched to the required shape.
Crimper - (n.) A device for giving hair a wavy appearance.
Crimper - (n.) A machine for crimping or ruffling textile fabrics.
Crimpled - (imp. & p. p.) of Crimple
Crimpling - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Crimple
Crimple - (v. t.) To cause to shrink or draw together; to contract; to
Crimpy - (a.) Having a crimped appearance; frizzly; as, the crimpy wool
of the Saxony sheep.
Crimson - (n.) A deep red color tinged with blue; also, red color in
Crimson - (a.) Of a deep red color tinged with blue; deep red.
Crimsoned - (imp. & p. p.) of Crimson
Crimsoning - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Crimson
Crimson - (v. t.) To dye with crimson or deep red; to redden.
Crimson - (b. t.) To become crimson; to blush.
Discriminable - (a.) Capable of being discriminated.
Discriminal - (a.) In palmistry, applied to the line which marks the
separation between the hand and the arm.
Discriminant - (n.) The eliminant of the n partial differentials of any
homogenous function of n variables. See Eliminant.
Discriminate - (a.) Having the difference marked; distinguished by
Discriminated - (imp. & p. p.) of Discriminate
Discriminating - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Discriminate
Discriminate - (v. t.) To set apart as being different; to mark as
different; to separate from another by discerning differences; to
Discriminate - (v. i.) To make a difference or distinction; to
distinguish accurately; as, in judging of evidence, we should be
careful to discriminate between probability and slight presumption.
Discriminate - (v. i.) To treat unequally.
Discriminate - (v. i.) To impose unequal tariffs for substantially the
Discriminately - (adv.) In a discriminating manner; distinctly.
Discriminateness - (n.) The state of being discriminated; distinctness.
Discriminating - (a.) Marking a difference; distinguishing.
Discrimination - (n.) The act of discriminating, distinguishing, or
noting and marking differences.
Discrimination - (n.) The state of being discriminated, distinguished, or
Discrimination - (n.) The arbitrary imposition of unequal tariffs for
substantially the same service.
Discrimination - (n.) The quality of being discriminating; faculty of
nicely distinguishing; acute discernment; as, to show great
discrimination in the choice of means.
Discrimination - (n.) That which discriminates; mark of distinction.
Discriminative - (a.) Marking a difference; distinguishing; distinctive;
Discriminative - (a.) Observing distinctions; making differences;
Discriminatively - (adv.) With discrimination or distinction.
Discriminator - (n.) One who discriminates.
Discriminatory - (a.) Discriminative.
Discriminous - (a.) Hazardous; dangerous.
Encrimson - (v. t.) To give a crimson or red color to; to crimson.
Falsicrimen - () The crime of falsifying.
Incriminated - (imp. & p. p.) of Incriminate
Incriminating - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Incriminate
Incriminate - (v. t.) To accuse; to charge with a crime or fault; to
Incrimination - (n.) The act of incriminating; crimination.
Incriminatory - (a.) Of or pertaining to crimination; tending to
Indiscriminate - (a.) Not discriminate; wanting discrimination;
undistinguishing; not making any distinction; confused; promiscuous.
Indiscriminating - (a.) Not discriminating.
Indiscrimination - (n.) Want of discrimination or distinction;
Indiscriminative - (a.) Making no distinction; not discriminating.
Lacrimoso - (a.) Plaintive; -- a term applied to a mournful or pathetic
movement or style.
Recriminate - (v. i.) To return one charge or accusation with another; to
charge back fault or crime upon an accuser.
Recriminate - (v. t.) To accuse in return.
Recrimination - (n.) The act of recriminating; an accusation brought by
the accused against the accuser; a counter accusation.