Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Criminal"

The meaning of "Criminal" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa

Two criminal were punished when one was released. Or
Two criminals were punished while one was released.

which one is correct? And what's the difference? 🤔

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A: In my opinion the second answer should be correct
« Two criminals were punished while one was released »

This being said, it means that even though both the criminals were punished, one out of them was released in the process

We tend to use « while » when 2 continuous action happens simultaneously
Eg. My dog was sleeping while I was working

We use « when » to denote 2 actions happening one after the other for eg. The boss picked up the phone when it rang

Q: O que significa criminals felt emboldend to regulary engage in criminal activity.
And, gripped by fear?
A: embolden = give courage and confidence to do something. As the police were focusing on the serious offenders, the minor criminals felt that they were not being watched as much, and thought that they could get away with small crimes.

gripped by fear = strongly affected by, or tormented by fear

Hope this helps!
Q: O que significa The dumbest criminals on earth is the one who holds up a group of tourists on their way home from Las Vegas.?
A: It's a joke that everyone who leaves Vegas has lost all their money gambling. So if you try to rob them, they have no money left to steal.
Q: O que significa hardened criminals ?
A: People who commit crimes on a regular basis

Example sentences using "Criminal"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com criminal.
A: The criminal escaped from prison.

If you kill someone, you would become a criminal.

Synonyms of "Criminal" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre criminal e criminous ?
A: A criminal is a person, criminous would describe someone actions. For example, that person committed a criminous act. Meaning it was an act against the law.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre criminals e offenders ?
A: Criminals are much more serious than offenders

For more serious crimes such as drug trafficking, rape or murder, one could be called Criminal.

For not so serious infringements of regulations or rules, one could be called offender.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre associate with ex) I don't associate with criminals like him e associate oneself with ex) I think he is happy to associate himself with successful people like us ?
A: not really. the only difference is that in the second sentence you added the word “himself” between associate and with; this further clarified that he associates himself with successful people. so no, there really isn’t a difference
Q: Qual é a diferença entre criminal e culprit ?
A: criminal is someone who committed a crime and culprit is someone who is accused of a crime!!
Q: Qual é a diferença entre criminal e culprit ?
A: Culprit can be used in this way:

Someone played a prank on me, do you know who's the culprit?

Culprit can be used in a lot of situations. Hope that helps!

Translations of "Criminal"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? criminal
A: مجرم
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? criminal
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? the criminals who tell lie.
A: correcting your sentance would be:
the criminals who tell lies.
but its better to say: criminals lie or criminals tell lies.

and if you mean that the criminals are deceiving people you can say:

they're deceiving people
or
criminals are deceivers (criminals are deceiving people).

Other questions about "Criminal"

Q: Criminal psychology is scientific learning to study the actual condition of crime, the psychology of criminals and criminal behaviour. soa natural?
A: Criminal psychology is the scientific study of the crime's condition, the psychology of criminals as well as their behaviour.


-Sorry. Your sentence was ok as well. I just have a habit of changing sentences -_-'
Q: there were two criminals on the case. but one of them is "culprit" and the other just helped planning crime. soa natural?
A: I would say something like "There were two criminals in the case: one of them was the culprit and the other simply abetted him"

*abet is like 방조하다
Q: Some criminals pose a threat to the community and society. soa natural?
A: It sounds very natural for the most part, but it would do good with some context. If this is in a paper, then it is perfect! If this is an independent sentence (by itself), you should clarify more.
Q: The criminals were caught red handed by the cops while trying to rob a house. soa natural?
A: If you want to use that it would be "they were caught in the act while trying to rob a house."
Q: ​​Former criminals can share their experiences about the life in prison and help the youth realize the consequences that they have to take if they commit crimes.
Those who have completed their sentences can talk about the living conditions in prisons, a sense of loneliness and the desire to freedom. Such information may deter the youth from engaging in wrongdoings, as they will be afraid of losing freedom and confinement. soa natural?
A: Former criminals can share their experiences about life in prison and help youth realize the consequences of committing crimes. Those who have completed their sentences could talk about the living conditions, sense of loneliness and their desire for freedom while in prison. Such information may deter the youth from engaging in bad activities(the last bit is kind of repetitive and unnecessary)

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