Educalingo cookies are used to personalize ads and get web traffic statistics. We also share information about the use of the site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners.
Got it
Search
Individually the poor are not too tempting to thieves, for obvious reasons. Mug a banker and you might score a wallet containing a month's rent. Mug a janitor and you will be lucky to get away with bus fare to flee the crime scene.
Barbara Ehrenreich

Meaning of "crime scene" in the English dictionary

Dictionary
DICTIONARY
section

PRONUNCIATION OF CRIME SCENE

crime scene  [kraɪm siːn] play
facebooktwitterpinterestwhatsapp

GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CRIME SCENE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Crime scene 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 SCENE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

crime scene

Crime scene

A crime scene is a location where a crime took place, and comprises the area from which most of the physical evidence is retrieved by law enforcement personnel, crime scene investigators or in rare circumstances, forensic scientists. Crime scenes may or may not be where the crime was committed. There are different levels and types of crime scenes.

Definition of crime scene in the English dictionary

The definition of crime scene in the dictionary is the place in which a crime took place.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CRIME SCENE


adenosine
æˈdɛnəˌsiːn
Essene
ˈɛsiːn
foreseen
fɔːˈsiːn
glycine
ˈɡlaɪsiːn
Holocene
ˈhɒləˌsiːn
kerosene
ˈkɛrəˌsiːn
leucine
ˈluːsiːn
lysine
ˈlaɪsiːn
Mersin
mɛəˈsiːn
obscene
əbˈsiːn
Oligocene
ˈɒlɪɡəʊˌsiːn
Pleistocene
ˈplaɪstəˌsiːn
scene
siːn
seen
siːn
Tessin
tɛˈsiːn
thyroxine
θaɪˈrɒksiːn
tyrosine
ˈtaɪrəˌsiːn
unforeseen
ˌʌnfɔːˈsiːn
unseen
ʌnˈsiːn
vaccine
ˈvæksiːn

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CRIME SCENE

crime
crime against humanity
crime fighting
crime of passion
crime passionnel
crime prevention
crime prevention officer
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 SCENE

anthracene
Anthropocene
bedroom scene
crowd scene
damascene
deathbed scene
demoscene
Eocene
love scene
metallocene
Miocene
nativity scene
nonobscene
paleocene
Pliocene
sex scene
the Anthropocene
the Eocene
the Holocene
the Miocene

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

SYNONYMS

Translation of «crime scene» into 25 languages

TRANSLATOR
online translator

TRANSLATION OF CRIME SCENE

Find out the translation of crime scene to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of crime scene 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 scene» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

犯罪现场
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

escena del crimen
570 millions of speakers

English

crime scene
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

अपराध स्थल
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

مسرح الجريمة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Место преступления
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

cena do crime
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

অপরাধপট
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

scène de crime
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

tempat kejadian
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Tatort
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

犯罪現場
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

범죄 현장
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Adegan kejahatan
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

hiện trường vụ án
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

குற்றம் நடந்த இடம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

गुन्हा देखावा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Olay yeri
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

scena del crimine
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

miejsce zbrodni
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Місце злочину
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

scena crimei
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

σκηνή του εγκλήματος
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

misdaadtoneel
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

brottsplats
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

åstedet
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of crime scene

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CRIME SCENE»

The term «crime scene» is quite widely used and occupies the 29.703 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
0
100%
FREQUENCY
Quite widely used
86
/100
The map shown above gives the frequency of use of the term «crime scene» in the different countries.
Principal search tendencies and common uses of crime scene
List of principal searches undertaken by users to access our English online dictionary and most widely used expressions with the word «crime scene».

FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CRIME SCENE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «crime scene» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «crime scene» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

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

EXAMPLES

3 QUOTES WITH «CRIME SCENE»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word crime scene.
1
Christopher Darden
All I can really say is it's bloodier than hell. In this one I'm going to be much more direct and honest in my description of the actual killings and the crime scene.
2
Barbara Ehrenreich
Individually the poor are not too tempting to thieves, for obvious reasons. Mug a banker and you might score a wallet containing a month's rent. Mug a janitor and you will be lucky to get away with bus fare to flee the crime scene.
3
Kathy Reichs
What gives my books authenticity is that I actually do what it is I'm writing about. I think the fact that I am in the autopsy room, I go to the crime scene and I do work in the lab gives my books this flavor that otherwise they wouldn't have.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CRIME SCENE»

Discover the use of crime scene in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to crime scene and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Crime Scene
Here is the real world of C.S.I. -- where astonishingly detailed portraits of malefactors are painted with a single drop of blood, and a microscopic fiber can direct the police to even the most careful and elusive of murderers.
Larry Ragle, 1995
2
Crime Scene to Court: The Essentials of Forensic Science
Forensic science has been variously described as fascinating, challenging and even frightening. If you have only a vague concept of what forensic science is, this book will provide the answer.
Peter White, 2010
3
Crime Scene Photography
This book blends the practical functions of crime scene processing with theories of photography to guide the reader in acquiring the skills, knowledge and ability to render reliable evidence. * Required reading by the IAI Crime Scene ...
Edward M. Robinson, 2010
4
Advanced Crime Scene Photography
Beginning with a review of basic photography principles, the book seamlessly integrates this information with corresponding applications in crime scene photography.
Christopher D Duncan, 2010
5
An Introduction to Crime Scene Investigation
This comprehensive introductory text exposes readers to the day-to-day aspects of crime scene processing, and describes in detail the crime scene investigator responsibilities.
Aric W. Dutelle, Criminal Justice Department University of Wisconsin-Platteville Aric W Dutelle, M., 2011
6
Crime Scene Investigation: Methods And Procedures: Methods ...
Criminology.
Pepper, Ian, 2010
7
Bloodstain Pattern Analysis with an Introduction to Crime ...
Bloodstain Pattern Analysis with an Introduction to Crime Scene Reconstruction, Third Edition: Presents a specific and detailed taxonomy of bloodstain pattern characteristics Offers a full-color fold-out Decision Map to guide analysts ...
Tom Bevel, Ross M. Gardner, 2008
8
Crime Scene Management: Scene Specific Methods
The book is clearly focused on the techniques for handling crime scenes from the role of the first officer attending through to the specialist personnel who may be called to deal with specific evidence types.
Raul Sutton, Keith Trueman, 2013
9
Henry Lee's Crime Scene Handbook
This handbook outlines the latest chemical and instrumental techniques, covers new topics, and shows how to overcome the most commonly encountered problems.
Henry C. Lee, Timothy Palmbach, Marilyn T. Miller, 2001
10
The Practice Of Crime Scene Investigation
Crime scene investigation involves the use and integration of scientific methods, physical evidence, and deductive reasoning in order to determine and establish the series of events surrounding a crime.
John Horswell, 2004

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CRIME SCENE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term crime scene is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Thailand murder trial: First witness to the stand describes crime scene
Investigators faced a variety of criticisms, including their failure to secure the crime scene and their releasing of several names and pictures of ... «Irish Independent, Jul 15»
2
Crime Scene Specialist Job - City of Surprise - Surprise, Arizona
The City of Surprise, Arizona is currently recruiting for the position of Crime Scene Specialist starting July 8, 2015 and closing on July 22, 2015. «Police News, Jul 15»
3
Mumbai: Judge to visit crime scene where minor was raped, murdered
Nearly five years after the abduction, rape and murder of a 9-year-old girl at Kurla's Nehru Nagar shook the city, the trial is now coming to a ... «Mid-Day, Jul 15»
4
Crime scene road now reopened
The quiet country road in Trinity that is being treated as a crime scene has now been reopened to traffic. Jersey Police are still in the area to find ... «ITV News, Jul 15»
5
Inside a weekend crime scene: 'Somebody walked up with a mask on'
Bystanders point out shell casings to police as they investigate the scene where three people were shot near the intersection of North Kimball ... «Chicago Tribune, Jul 15»
6
Amanda Wienckowski's mother finds reassurance, but no answers …
Meserole said papers indicate police photographers took pictures not only of the crime scene, but also during the search of Garner's home and ... «Buffalo News, Jul 15»
7
Neighbours of crime scene say they are 'shocked' and 'disturbed'
Police have cordoned off La Rue du Becquet Vincent in Trinity and the road along with a property on it are being treated as a crime scene. «ITV News, Jul 15»
8
Crime Scene Investigation Maui: Teens attend CSI camp
ADVANCE FOR SUNDAY, JULY 5 - In this June 24, 2015 photo, volunteer summer intern Jacqueline Kapu holds a camera during a summer ... «Washington Times, Jul 15»
9
PICTURES: Images of the crime scene from yesterday's stabbing …
Anglia Ruskin University was cordoned off by police yesterday after a man was stabbed and airlifted to hospital. The man, who is in his 20s, ... «Essex Chronicle, Jul 15»
10
Crime scene clean-up payments were billed to the mother of …
He believes crime-scene cleaning should not be tied to compensation. “It should be a cost borne by government,” Mr Brown said. “The fact that ... «The Daily Telegraph, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Crime scene [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/crime-scene>. Jul 2020 ».
en
English dictionary
Discover all that is hidden in the words on
index
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z