Usage examples for criminal

  1. " Banks, the chauffeur," he said, as if he were giving himself up as a well- known criminal. – The Jervaise Comedy by J. D. Beresford
  2. Or because he may be a criminal? – At the Mercy of Tiberius by August Evans Wilson
  3. Certain criminal circumstances have come to my knowledge, which point straight to this woman. – Jezebel's Daughter by Wilkie Collins
  4. He is not the criminal here at all. – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009
  5. You have been weak, and your weakness has made you a criminal; but it has been against your own will. – When London Burned by G. A. Henty
  6. " It ain't against the law to 'it a man when 'e 's a criminal," came at last. – The Cross-Cut by Courtney Ryley Cooper
  7. On the other side are these words of Washington: " He was more unfortunate than criminal." – Nathan Hale by Jean Christie Root
  8. No, this was what neither Mr. Hastings nor his agent ever did: for as they never made a civil demand upon them, so they never made a criminal charge against them, or against any person belonging to them. – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. XII. (of XII.) by Edmund Burke
  9. Allowing myself to be carried away by my desires, I was about to become criminal, and to show myself unworthy to reign. – Eastern Tales by Many Story Tellers by Various
  10. Of course you're not interested in what happens in a case after we have caught the criminal. – The Dream Doctor by Arthur B. Reeve
  11. I don't think it's the sort of letter one criminal would write to another. – The Club of Queer Trades by G. K. Chesterton
  12. They blessed the criminal actions which had compelled me to remain one year away from my native place. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  13. Until now it was supposed that nothing was criminal until it was published. – Correspondence & Conversations of Alexis de Tocqueville with Nassau William Senior from 1834 to 1859, Vol. 2 by Alexis de Tocqueville
  14. Some criminal has cut my alarm- cord! – The First Hundred Thousand by Ian Hay
  15. My duty is to find the criminal. – The Triumphs of Eugène Valmont by Robert Barr
  16. I knew my man had made a big mistake- the sort of mistake every criminal makes no matter how clever he is- and I had him. – The Abandoned Room by Wadsworth Camp
  17. Suppose I tell you I'm a criminal- the kind of man you have read of in trials, and can't understand, and can scarcely even believe in- the kind of man that seems to you as unaccountable and monstrous as a ghost- your terrors and horror will make my triumph exquisite with an immense delight. – Checkmate by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
  18. The criminal was ultimately punished only for the crime he had committed. – The Law and the Poor by Edward Abbott Parry
  19. Surely to goodness you don't call Charlie Fox a born criminal, or Marthy Meilke? – The Ranch at the Wolverine by B. M. Bower