infamous

infamous
in·fa·mous /'in-fə-məs/ adj: of, relating to, or being a crime punishable by imprisonment (as a year or more in a penitentiary) that can lead to loss of rights and privileges upon conviction; also: convicted of such a crime

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

infamous
I adjective abominable, arrant, atrocious, bad, base, contemptible, contemptuous, despicable, detestable, discreditable, disgraceful, dishonorable, disreputable, egregious, execrable, felonious, flagitious, flagrant, heinous, ignoble, ignominious, illicit, inexpiable, inglorious, iniquitous, Machiavellian, malevolent, maleficent, monstrous, nefarious, notorious, odious, opprobrious, outrageous, peccant, perfidious, profligate, reprehensible, reprobate, scandalous, scurrilous, shameful, shameless, shocking, sinister, unprincipled, unrespectable, villainous II index arrant (onerous), bad (offensive), contemptible, contemptuous, disgraceful, disreputable, flagrant, heinous, ignoble, illicit, inexpiable, iniquitous, machiavellian, malevolent, nefarious, notorious, odious, outrageous, peccant (culpable), profligate (corrupt), reprehensible, reprobate, scandalous, sinister

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


infamous
adj.
Well-known for some misdeed or bad reputation; notorious; wicked.
n.
infamy

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.

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