criminalize

(redirected from criminalizes)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Legal.
Related to criminalizes: criminalise

crim·i·nal·ize

 (krĭm′ə-nə-līz′)
tr.v. crim·i·nal·ized, crim·i·nal·iz·ing, crim·i·nal·iz·es
1. To impose a criminal penalty on or for; outlaw.
2. To treat as a criminal.

crim′i·nal·i·za′tion (-lĭ-zā′shən) n.

criminalize

(ˈkrɪmɪnəˌlaɪz) or

criminalise

vb (tr)
1. (Law) to make (an action or activity) criminal
2. to treat (a person) as a criminal
ˌcriminaliˈzation, ˌcriminaliˈsation n

crim•i•nal•ize

(ˈkrɪm ə nlˌaɪz)

v.t. -ized, -iz•ing.
1. to make criminal.
2. to make a criminal of.
[1955–60]
crim`i•nal•i•za′tion, n.

criminalize


Past participle: criminalized
Gerund: criminalizing

Imperative
criminalize
criminalize
Present
I criminalize
you criminalize
he/she/it criminalizes
we criminalize
you criminalize
they criminalize
Preterite
I criminalized
you criminalized
he/she/it criminalized
we criminalized
you criminalized
they criminalized
Present Continuous
I am criminalizing
you are criminalizing
he/she/it is criminalizing
we are criminalizing
you are criminalizing
they are criminalizing
Present Perfect
I have criminalized
you have criminalized
he/she/it has criminalized
we have criminalized
you have criminalized
they have criminalized
Past Continuous
I was criminalizing
you were criminalizing
he/she/it was criminalizing
we were criminalizing
you were criminalizing
they were criminalizing
Past Perfect
I had criminalized
you had criminalized
he/she/it had criminalized
we had criminalized
you had criminalized
they had criminalized
Future
I will criminalize
you will criminalize
he/she/it will criminalize
we will criminalize
you will criminalize
they will criminalize
Future Perfect
I will have criminalized
you will have criminalized
he/she/it will have criminalized
we will have criminalized
you will have criminalized
they will have criminalized
Future Continuous
I will be criminalizing
you will be criminalizing
he/she/it will be criminalizing
we will be criminalizing
you will be criminalizing
they will be criminalizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been criminalizing
you have been criminalizing
he/she/it has been criminalizing
we have been criminalizing
you have been criminalizing
they have been criminalizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been criminalizing
you will have been criminalizing
he/she/it will have been criminalizing
we will have been criminalizing
you will have been criminalizing
they will have been criminalizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been criminalizing
you had been criminalizing
he/she/it had been criminalizing
we had been criminalizing
you had been criminalizing
they had been criminalizing
Conditional
I would criminalize
you would criminalize
he/she/it would criminalize
we would criminalize
you would criminalize
they would criminalize
Past Conditional
I would have criminalized
you would have criminalized
he/she/it would have criminalized
we would have criminalized
you would have criminalized
they would have criminalized
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.criminalize - treat as a criminal
do by, treat, handle - interact in a certain way; "Do right by her"; "Treat him with caution, please"; "Handle the press reporters gently"
2.criminalize - declare illegal; outlaw; "Marijuana is criminalized in the U.S."
nix, prohibit, proscribe, disallow, forbid, interdict, veto - command against; "I forbid you to call me late at night"; "Mother vetoed the trip to the chocolate store"; "Dad nixed our plans"
ban, censor - forbid the public distribution of ( a movie or a newspaper)
Translations
kriminalisoida
להוציא מחוץ לחוק

criminalize

[ˈkrɪmɪnəlaɪz] VTcriminalizar

criminalize

[ˈkrɪmɪnəlaɪz] criminalise (British) vt
[+ person] → criminaliser
[+ abortion, sex, homosexuality, alcohol] → criminalisercriminal law ndroit m pénal

criminalize

References in periodicals archive ?
Asking about a new Polish law that criminalizes some statements about the Holocaust, the journalist shared a personal story about his parents being reported to the Nazis by Polish neighbors.
While the order does not prevent Senator Leila De Lima from leaving the country, it unduly criminalizes her.
Cathi Albertyn, a law lecturer at the University of Witwatersrand, agreed with Madonsela that there were sections of the constitution which criminalizes hate speech or institutions like the South African Human Rights Commission that deal with it.
had challenged the law as a restriction on speech that criminalizes a wide range of newsworthy, artistic, educational and historical images.
Delegates to the 59th Annual Montana AFL-CIO Constitutional Convention unanimously passed a resolution supporting legislation which criminalizes violence against first responders and healthcare workers.
After a lot of civil society campaigning to have it re-introduced, the new clause criminalizes only the use of force in the act of "redeeming marital rights to intercourse.
Dahdah ruled that Article 534, which criminalizes "unnatural sexual intercourse," did not provide a clear interpretation of what was considered unnatural.
He said in a statement to the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA / : "The Iraqi Constitution prohibits and criminalizes involving the armed forces in political disputes or to influence the outcome of the election," adding : "The declaration of a state of emergency in any of the regions must be approved by the House of Representatives and it is unfortunate that the Council's role is weak because of the executive's rebellion on the legislative branch , " as he put it .
One of them criminalizes the glorification of slain strongman Gaddafi, his regime or relatives.
Such laws are intended to protect public safety and property and are fundamentally different from a law that criminalizes false claims of military heroism.
The lower house of the French parliament adopted on December 22 a resolution that criminalizes rejection of Armenian allegations pertaining to the incidents of 1915.
Karim's arrest is the first since Egypt passed law number 126 in 2008, which criminalizes FGM due to the physical and psychological damages it inflicts on the victims.