Part of speech:
The definition of a misdeed is a sin or a wrongful act.
Something that outrages moral sensibilities:
(Uncountable) Violation of standards of behavior.
To handle dishonestly or illegally
To make use of diversions in order to deceive, as a stage magician does
To go beyond or over (a limit or boundary); exceed or overstep:
Moral wickedness; depravity; sin
The inclination or tendency to play pranks or get into trouble:
To cause to be unable to think with clarity or act with intelligence or understanding; bewilder or perplex.
To behave (oneself) in an inappropriate way:
A bestial act or practice
Behavior, esp. by the young, that is antisocial or in violation of the law
Each type of felony is classified using a degree ranking. This degree ranking uses a letter or a number, and the rank determines how serious the crime is. These rankings usually differ from state to state; however, violent felonies are often considered more serious crimes than non violent crimes.
An improper or unacceptable usage in speech or writing.
Wrongdoing or misconduct, esp. by a public official; commission of an act that is positively unlawful
(Law) Corrupt conduct or fraudulent practices, as in public office
A crime considered to be less serious than a felony, and that receives a lesser punishment (typically a sentence of one year or less).
A wrong that arises from an action. The wrong can be actual or alleged. This word is often used in law, relating to the wrongful use of legal authority.
The state, fact, or an instance of obeying, or a willingness to obey; submission
(Slang) Incriminating information or evidence:
activity that transgresses moral or civil law
To deviate from the established moral code; do wrong
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