homo maleficus


homo maleficus
index delinquent (guilty of a misdeed), delinquent, malefactor, wrongdoer

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • delinquent — de·lin·quent 1 /di liŋ kwənt/ n: a delinquent person; esp: juvenile delinquent delinquent 2 adj [Latin delinquent delinquens, present participle of delinquere to commit (an offense), err] 1 a: offending by neglect or violation of duty or law …   Law dictionary

  • malefactor — I noun bandit, brigand, convict, criminal, culprit, delinquent, desperado, evildoer, felon, gangster, hardened criminal, homo maleficus, homo sceleratus, hoodlum, hooligan, lawbreaker, lawless individual, mischief maker, miscreant, misdemeanant,… …   Law dictionary

  • wrongdoer — wrong·do·er / rȯŋ ˌdü ər/ n: one (as a criminal or tortfeasor) who does wrong Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. wrongdoer …   Law dictionary

  • Феодализм — Содержание [О Ф. во Франции см. соотв. ст.]. I. Сущность Ф. и его происхождение. II. Ф. в Италии. III. Ф. в Германии. IV. Ф. в Англии. V. Ф. на Пиренейском полуострове. VI. Ф. в Чехии и Моравии. VII. Ф. в Польше. VIII. Ф. в России. IX. Ф. в… …   Энциклопедический словарь Ф.А. Брокгауза и И.А. Ефрона

  • PHRYNONDAS — hospes Atheniensis: homo versutus, maleficus inpostor, summus rerum malarum artifex, adeo ut quoties insigniter malum accipi volebant antiqui, Phrynondam appellarent. Vide Proverb. Phrynondas alter, apud Erasmum, in Adag …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale


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