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rap sheet

n. Slang
A law enforcement record showing a person's history of criminal arrests and convictions.

rap sheet

n
(Law) chiefly informal US and Canadian a police record of an individual's criminal history

rap′ sheet`


n.
Slang.
a record kept by law-enforcement authorities of a person's arrests and convictions.
[1955–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rap sheet - the daily written record of events (as arrests) in a police stationrap sheet - the daily written record of events (as arrests) in a police station
written account, written record - a written document preserving knowledge of facts or events
Translations

rap sheet

n (US sl) → Strafregister nt; to have a rap sheetvorbestraft sein
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