The definition of a felon is a person who has been convicted of a felony (a serious crime for which the penalty is normally one or more years of incarceration).
A person guilty of, or legally convicted of, a crime
(Informal) A person who steals or cheats; swindler or thief
A delinquent is defined as a person, especially someone young, who has done something society considers wrong or criminal.
(Historical) A person declared by a court of law to be deprived of legal rights and protection, generally for the commission of some crime: the killing of such a person was not a legal offense
The definition of a malefactor is a criminal or someone who does bad things.
someone who violates the law
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