An act punishable by law; usually considered an evil act.(noun)
Gnu Collaboartive International Dictionary of English: licensed under The Code Project Open License (CPOL)
Use "law-breaking" in a sentence
"In a civil probe, the Justice Department can allege that the targets were negligent or made misleading claims, rather than having to convince a jury of deliberate law-breaking."
"A fine law-breaking politician deserves a hero's welcome."
"How easily indiscretions, moral weaknesses, and outright law-breaking are condoned/excused for these folks as countless brown-skinned and others get sent to prisons with disproportionate sentencing by race or low income folks pay with years in lucrative prisons?"