felonious felonious  /fɛ ˈloʊ ni əs/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) involving or being or having the nature of a crime

Usage(s):

  1. In those ballads of hard traveling, careless love and felonious assault, the words he sang were places he'd been, got hurt in and learned from.
  2. Five days later, Brown was picked up and charged with felonious assault.

News

  1. Salem man sentenced after admitting sexual assaults against 15-year-old in Nashua

    NASHUA – A 78-year-old Salem man was sentenced to a year in jail after pleading guilty to sexually assaulting a teenage girl four years ago. Daniel Rooney Sr., of 25 Brookwood Drive, pleaded guilty to three counts of aggravated felonious sexual assault and two counts of sexual assault stemming from a series of assaults of a 15-year-old girl from June-September 2009, according to court documents ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Nashua Telegraph

  2. Police: Man who confronted panhandler cut

    A man who allegedly cut another in a Dayton parking lot several weeks ago was arrested when he returned to the business on Thursday evening. Reginald Davis, 44, is facing a possible charge of felonious assault. On May 23, he allegedly cut a 41-year-man with a knife in the parking lot of the service station at 119 N James H. McGee Blvd. The man said he approached Davis to tell him to leave the ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: WHIO-TV 7 Dayton

  3. Holly man charged with felonious assault

    Jake Snear, 22, of Holly was arraigned Monday in Oakland County on a charge of felonious assault. His bond was set at $200,000.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Tri-County Times

Quotes

  1. "Explain this to me: I knew all about (Greer's allegedly felonious financial side deals), but his best friend, Charlie Crist, didn't? These two guys were flying all over the place together. As soon as I heard about (Greer's Victory Strategies LLC...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Mike Haridopolos Source: Sunshine State News (blog)

  2. Issa, the ranking member of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, said in a statement that the attorney general's "refusal to take action in the face of such felonious allegations undermines any claim to transparency and integrity...
    on May 26, 2010 By: Darrell Issa Source: Delaware County Daily Times

  3. "Our initial idea was just to imagine the Journal as it exists in Murdoch's most feverish media-mogul fantasies," said Hendra. "The fact that our publication coincided with an economic apocalypse that has ruined thousands of felonious bankers...
    on Apr 15, 2008 By: Tony Hendra Source: NewsBlaze

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