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Definition of "misdemeanour" []

  • Alternative spelling of misdemeanor. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "misdemeanour" in a sentence
  • "Prove the intent, and the misdemeanour is complete."
  • "What it may change is the overall volume of arrests, since a felony is more likely to lead to a court case than a misdemeanour, which is what most prostitution charges currently qualify as."
  • "Like Watts has so got to be punished for her 'misdemeanour', even though she's been 'enlightened' ..."