Definition of "thoughtcrime" [thoughtcrime]

  • A crime committed by having unorthodox, unofficial, controversial or socially unacceptable thoughts. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "thoughtcrime" in a sentence
  • "Any attempt to deny a thoughtcrime is itself a thoughtcrime."
  • ""Thoughtcrime does not entail death: thoughtcrime is death.""
  • "The book contributed several iconic terms to the political lexicon -- "Big Brother," "thoughtcrime" -- and perhaps most profoundly prescient -- the concept of "doublethink.""