A member of an organized group of criminals; a racketeer.
A person who violates the law
Having a harmful influence:
To deprive (one declared to be a criminal fugitive) of the protection of the law.
A person who engages in an illegal business or other organized illegal activities.
One who habitually violates laws, especially laws that do not involve serious criminal offenses.
Someone or something regarded as the cause of a problem, difficulty, injustice, etc.
Find another word for public-enemy. In this page you can discover 13 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for public-enemy, like: criminal, felon, gangster, lawbreaker, malevolent, outlaw, perpetrator, public enemy number one, racketeer, scofflaw and villain.