heinous offense

heinous offense
юр.Н.П. отвратительное преступление

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  • heinous — heinously, adv. heinousness, n. /hay neuhs/, adj. hateful; odious; abominable; totally reprehensible: a heinous offense. [1325 75; ME heynous < MF haineus, equiv. to haine hatred (deriv. of haïr to HATE < Gmc) + eus OUS] Syn. wicked, infamous,… …   Universalium

  • heinous — hei•nous [[t]ˈheɪ nəs[/t]] adj. utterly reprehensible or evil; odious; abominable: a heinous offense[/ex] • Etymology: 1325–75; ME < MF haineus=haine hatred + eus ous hei′nous•ly, adv. hei′nous•ness, n …   From formal English to slang

  • offense — of·fense or of·fence /ə fens/ n 1: a violation of the law; esp: a criminal act nor shall any person be subject for the same offense to be twice put in jeopardy U.S. Constitution amend. V see also lesser included offense 2 …   Law dictionary

  • Heinous — Hei nous (h[=a] n[u^]s), a. [OF. ha[ i]nos hateful, F. haineux, fr. OF. ha[ i]ne hate, F. haine, fr. ha[ i]r to hate; of German origin. See {Hate}.] Hateful; hatefully bad; flagrant; odious; atrocious; giving great offense; applied to deeds or to …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • serious offense — heinous crime, serious crime, heavy offense, offense which bears a heavy punishment …   English contemporary dictionary

  • serious crime — heinous offense, crime which bears a heavy punishment, cruel offense …   English contemporary dictionary

  • outrageous — outrageous, monstrous, heinous, atrocious mean enormously or flagrantly bad or horrible. Something outrageous violates even the lowest standard of what is right or decent or exceeds one s power to suffer or tolerate {an outrageous practical joke} …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • Kennedy v. Louisiana — SCOTUSCase Litigants=Kennedy v. Louisiana ArgueDate=April 16 ArgueYear=2008 DecideDate=June 25 DecideYear=2008 FullName=Patrick O. Kennedy v. State of Louisiana USVol= USPage= CitationNew=554 U.S. ; 128 S.Ct. 2641; 2008 U.S. LEXIS 5262; 2008 WL… …   Wikipedia

  • The Real Presence of Christ in the Eucharist —     The Real Presence of Christ in the Eucharist     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Real Presence of Christ in the Eucharist     In this article we shall consider:     ♦ the fact of the Real Presence, which is, indeed, the central dogma;     ♦ the …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Piacle — Pi a*cle, n. [L. piaculum a propitiatory sacrifice, that which requires expiation, a wicked action, fr. piare to appease, to expiate, pius pious.] A heinous offense which requires expiation. [R.] Howell. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • India — • The peninsula is separated on the north from Tibet and Central Asia by the Himalaya, Hindu Kush, and Karakoram mountains, and some lower ranges divide it from Afghanistan and Baluchistan Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. India      …   Catholic encyclopedia

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