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Stopping crime before it occurs is the most effective crime fighting tool of all.
Blanche Lincoln

Meaning of "crime fighting" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CRIME FIGHTING

crime fighting  [kraɪm ˈfaɪtɪŋ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CRIME FIGHTING

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Crime fighting is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CRIME FIGHTING MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Crime control

Crime control refers to methods taken to reduce crime in a society. Penology often focuses on the use of criminal penalties as a means of deterring people from committing crimes and temporarily or permanently incapacitating those who have already committed crimes from re-offending. Crime prevention is also widely implemented in some countries, through government police and, in many cases, private policing methods such as private security and home defense.

Definition of crime fighting in the English dictionary

The definition of crime fighting in the dictionary is the series of measures and actions taken by the forces of the law to combat crime.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CRIME FIGHTING


biting
ˈbaɪtɪŋ
bullfighting
ˈbʊlfaɪtɪŋ
bushfighting
ˈbʊʃfaɪtɪŋ
cockfighting
ˈkɒkˌfaɪtɪŋ
copywriting
ˈkɒpɪˌraɪtɪŋ
crime-fighting
kraɪm ˈfaɪtɪŋ
exciting
ɪkˈsaɪtɪŋ
fighting
ˈfaɪtɪŋ
firefighting
ˈfaɪəˌfaɪtɪŋ
gunfighting
ˈɡʌnˌfaɪtɪŋ
handwriting
ˈhændˌraɪtɪŋ
infighting
ˈɪnˌfaɪtɪŋ
inviting
ɪnˈvaɪtɪŋ
lighting
ˈlaɪtɪŋ
outfighting
ˈaʊtˌfaɪtɪŋ
prizefighting
ˈpraɪzˌfaɪtɪŋ
songwriting
ˈsɒŋˌraɪtɪŋ
underwriting
ˈʌndəˌraɪtɪŋ
whiting
ˈwaɪtɪŋ
writing
ˈraɪtɪŋ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CRIME FIGHTING

crime
crime against humanity
crime of passion
crime passionnel
crime prevention
crime prevention officer
crime scene
crime sheet
crime spree
Crime Squad
crime wave
crime writer
crime-buster
crime-fighting
Crimea
Crimean
Crimean War
crimeful
crimeless
crimen

WORDS THAT END LIKE CRIME FIGHTING

accounting
cage fighting
direct lighting
extreme fighting
floodlighting
gas lighting
indirect lighting
microlighting
moonlighting
overhead lighting
self-righting
slighting
street fighting
street lighting
strip lighting
strobe lighting
track lighting
UFO sighting
wall lighting
weighting
yachting

Synonyms and antonyms of crime fighting in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «crime fighting» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CRIME FIGHTING

Find out the translation of crime fighting to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of crime fighting from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «crime fighting» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

打击犯罪
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

lucha contra el crimen
570 millions of speakers

English

crime fighting
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

अपराध से लड़ने
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

مكافحة الجريمة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

борьбы с преступностью
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

combate ao crime
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

অপরাধ যুদ্ধ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

lutte contre la criminalité
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pertempuran jenayah
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Verbrechensbekämpfung
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

犯罪の戦い
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

범죄 싸움
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Gelut kejahatan
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tội phạm chiến đấu
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

குற்றம் சண்டை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

गुन्हेगारी लढाई
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Suçla mücadele
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

lotta contro la criminalità
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

walka z przestępczością
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

боротьби з злочинністю
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

combatere a criminalității
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

καταπολέμηση του εγκλήματος
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

misdaad te bestry
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

brottsbekämpning
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

kriminalitetsbekjempelse
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of crime fighting

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CRIME FIGHTING»

The term «crime fighting» is regularly used and occupies the 88.948 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CRIME FIGHTING» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about crime fighting

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QUOTES WITH «CRIME FIGHTING»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word crime fighting.
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Blanche Lincoln
Stopping crime before it occurs is the most effective crime fighting tool of all.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CRIME FIGHTING»

Discover the use of crime fighting in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to crime fighting and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Psych's Guide to Crime Fighting for the Totally Unqualified
Now Shawn Spencer, the mastermind from TV's hit show Psych, shows you how to become a fake psychic-and a real detective-using his patented methods of crime-fighting awesomeness.
Shawn Spencer, 2013
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Psych's Guide to Crime Fighting for the Totally Unqualified
Now Shawn Spencer, the mastermind from TV's hit show Psych, shows you how to become a fake psychic-and a real detective-using his patented methods of crime-fighting awesomeness.
Shawn Spencer, 2013
3
Crime-fighting Animals
Introduces readers to the many types of jobs for crime-fighting animals such as using their special senses helping to catch criminals, detecting illegal items, and sniffing for clues.
Julie Murray, 2010
4
Crime Fighting
Crime Fighting examines advancements in forensic science and crime fighting.
Nathaniel Harris, Britannica Digital Learning, 2012
5
The Encyclopedia of High-tech Crime and Crime-fighting
It has also demonstrated that law enforcement groups are quick to respond and use high-tech tools to defend the public safety. This is more true than ever
Michael Newton, 2003
6
Crime Fighting Heroes of Television: Over 10,000 Facts from ...
Superheroes and characters who fight crime by extraordinary means have populated the television airwaves from the beginning.
Vincent Terrace, 2002
7
Challenges and Choices for Crime-Fighting Technology Federal ...
Companion reports: Schwabe, William, Needs and Prospects for Crime-Fighting Technology: The Federal Role in Assisting State and Local Law Enforcement, Santa Monica, Calif.: RAND, 1999.
William Schwabe, Lois M. Davis, Brian A. Jackson, 2001
8
Meet Super Sid, Crime-Fighting Kid
After a new superhero named Super Sid shows up and begins to get all the attention normally reserved for Maximum Boy, Max's jealousy begins to grow, until he is captured by Dr. Zirkon and only Sid and Max's sister Tiffany can save him.
Dan Greenburg, 2002
9
Fighting Organized Crime: Politics, Justice, and the Legacy ...
Mary M. Stolberg brings to life the dramatic interplay between crime and politics in New York City during the 1930s, from the emergence of organized crime as a political issue in Fiorella La Guardia's 1929 mayoral campaign to the ...
Mary M. Stolberg, 1995
10
Crime-Fighting Aircraft
Presents first-hand pilot accounts and examines pilot training, aircraft specifications, and specialized equipment used in cases such as the 1993 World Trade Center bombing.
Henry M. Holden, 2002

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CRIME FIGHTING»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term crime fighting is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Unspent tax money will finally boost Contra Costa crime fighting
MARTINEZ -- A special tax collected to improve local police services will finally be better utilized after Contra Costa County leaders found a ... «San Jose Mercury News, Jul 15»
2
Granger convenes security meet to craft crime fighting plan
Concerned about the recent rise in violent crime, President David Granger will today convene a high-level security meeting to craft a ... «Stabroek News, Jul 15»
3
Manufacturers demand creative, serious crime fighting strategies …
Police Commissioner Dr Carl Williams (right) has said he will use a press conference, scheduled for 1 o'clock this afternoon, to tell Jamaicans ... «Jamaica Gleaner, Jul 15»
4
Don't Politicise Crime Fighting, Wike Charges New Rivers CP
Crime fighting should not be politicised. All efforts should be geared towards ensuring that investors return to the state”. He asked the police ... «Information Nigeria, Jul 15»
5
Richards Introduces Crime Fighting Plan
Councilman Donovan Richards, center, with Olu Atanda-Ogunleye of Sheltering Arms, left, and Nick Masters of RDRC. Photos by Miriam ... «Wave of Long Island, Jul 15»
6
RIVERSIDE: Lecture series to cover crime fighting, more
The “Evenings with the Experts” lecture series topics range from the prevention of child sex trafficking to biometrics and other crime fighting ... «Press-Enterprise, Jul 15»
7
Mesa police add $3.2M helicopter to crime-fighting tools
Mesa Police Chief John Meza said police helicopters are not always popular but are a worthwhile investment in crime fighting. "Lots of times air ... «azcentral.com, Jun 15»
8
UCR Extension Offers Free Lectures on Crime Fighting
UCR Extension Offers Free Lectures on Crime Fighting. “Evenings with the Experts” topics range from the prevention of child sex trafficking to ... «UCR Today, Jun 15»
9
St. Louis, Mo., Crime Strategies Unit Uses 'Moneyball' Crime Fighting
Social media analysis is only part of broad new efforts on the part of law enforcement agencies and prosecutors in St. Louis to address gun ... «Government Technology, Jun 15»
10
Prosecutor to promote alternative crime fighting program during …
The public is welcome to attend a criminal justice reform town hall meeting set for 10 a.m. Tuesday at New Life Community Church, 1919 State ... «Belleville News-Democrat, Jun 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Crime fighting [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/crime-fighting>. Oct 2019 ».
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