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Meaning of "criminal proceedings" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS

criminal proceedings  [ˈkrɪmɪn əl prəˈsiːdɪŋz] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Criminal proceedings 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 CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Criminal procedure

Criminal procedure refers to the adjudication process of the criminal law. While criminal procedure differs dramatically by jurisdiction, the process generally begins with a formal criminal charge and results in the conviction or acquittal of the defendant.

Definition of criminal proceedings in the English dictionary

The definition of criminal proceedings in the dictionary is action taken in a court to bring a criminal prosecution against somebody.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS


attendings
əˈtendɪŋz
feelings
ˈfiːlɪŋZ
findings
ˈfaɪndɪŋz
Kings
kɪŋz
pleadings
ˈpliːdɪŋz
proceedings
prəˈsiːdɪŋz
rankings
ˈræŋkɪŋz
ratings
ˈreɪtɪŋz
savings
ˈseɪvɪŋz
screedings
ˈskriːdɪŋz
soundings
ˈsaʊndɪŋz
Springs
sprɪŋz
strings
strɪŋz
surroundings
səˈraʊndɪŋz
things
θɪŋz
thirdings
ˈθɜːdɪŋz
tidings
ˈtaɪdɪŋz
weekendings
ˌwiːkˈendɪŋz
wings
ˈwɪŋz
Writings
ˈraɪtɪŋz

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS

criminal assault
criminal code
criminal conversation
criminal court
criminal damage
criminal investigation
Criminal Investigation Department
criminal justice system
criminal law
criminal lawyer
criminal negligence
criminal offence
criminal profiling
criminal record
Criminal Records Bureau
criminal wrongdoing
criminalese
criminalisation
criminalist
criminalistics

WORDS THAT END LIKE CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS

affiliation proceedings
bankruptcy proceedings
bearings
cash holdings
committal proceedings
cross holdings
evenings
filings
fittings
furnishings
glad tidings
judicial proceedings
legal proceedings
leggings
off soundings
on soundings
queen of puddings
to take soundings
touring bindings
with all the trimmings

Synonyms and antonyms of criminal proceedings in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «criminal proceedings» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS

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

Translator English - Chinese

刑事诉讼
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

los procesos penales
570 millions of speakers

English

criminal proceedings
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

आपराधिक कार्यवाही
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الإجراءات الجنائية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

уголовное дело
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

processo penal
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ফৌজদারি মামলা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

procédure pénale
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Prosiding jenayah
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Strafverfahren
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

刑事手続
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

형사 소송
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Tindakan pidana
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tố tụng hình sự
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

குற்றவியல் நடவடிக்கைகள்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

फौजदारी कारवाई
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

cezai takibat
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

procedimento penale
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

postępowanie karne
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

кримінальну справу
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

procedurilor penale
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ποινικής διαδικασίας
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

strafregtelike verrigtinge
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

straffrättsliga förfaranden
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

straffesak
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of criminal proceedings

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS»

The term «criminal proceedings» is regularly used and occupies the 80.898 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «criminal proceedings» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «criminal proceedings» 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 criminal proceedings

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS»

Discover the use of criminal proceedings in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to criminal proceedings and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Trial Proceedings Of The International Criminal Court: ...
This book covers the procedural and evidentiary aspects of the trials before the ICC from the beginning of an investigation until the time the convict has served the sentence and it includes ICTY and ICTR precedents.
Notburga K. Calvo-Goller, 2006
2
Criminal proceedings: the contemporary American crime novel
The contributors to this book examine the proliferation of subgenres, such as police and court pocedurals, and ask how this kind of writing taps into contemporary social issues.
Peter B. Messent, 1997
3
Defense in International Criminal Proceedings
This collection of cases and materials attempts for the first time to provide a compendium of the most important legal texts, relevant documents and cases, as well as explanatory commentary on the law of defence in international criminal ...
Michael Bohlander, Roman Boed, Richard Wilson, 2006
4
EU Procedural Rights in Criminal Proceedings
This book contains the results of an EU-wide research project (JLS/2008/D3/002).
Gert Vermeulen, 2009
5
Abuse of process and judicial stays of criminal proceedings ...
There is at least one consideration of the doctrine of abuse of process in virtually every major criminal trial today.
Andrew L. T. Choo, 2008
6
The Protection of Human Rights in African Criminal Proceedings
Preface.
M. Cherif Bassiouni, Ziyad Motala, 1995
7
Videoconference and Remote Interpreting in Criminal Proceedings
Materials from the AVIDICUS project, EU Criminal Justice Programme Project JLS/2008/JPEN/037, 2008-2011.
Sabine Braun, Judith L. Taylor, 2012
8
Theory and Practice of International and Internationalized ...
This important new books takes a giant step toward the development of such a code through an in-depth analysis of actual procedure before existing international and internationalized courts - the International Military Tribunal for ...
G. G. J. Knoops, Geert-Jan Alexander Knoops, 2007
9
The Length of Civil and Criminal Proceedings in the Case-law ...
Article 6 of the European Convention on Human Rights lays down as one of the guarantees of a fair trial the requirement that proceedings should take place within a "reasonable time".
Frédéric Edel, 2007
10
The European Right to Confrontation in Criminal Proceedings: ...
This book investigates the theory and practice of the right to confrontation, the right of an accused person to examine witnesses against him.
Stefano Maffei, 2006

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term criminal proceedings is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Start criminal proceedings against Karmapa: Himachal HC
In a setback to Tibetan religious head and 17th Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje in a currency seizure case, the Himachal Pradesh High Court on ... «Business Standard, Jul 15»
2
Serb 'war criminal' due to be extradicted from Australia
"Criminal proceedings against Mr Vasiljkovic in Croatia are a matter for Croatian authorities," it added in a statement. Vasiljkovic is the first ... «Yahoo News UK, Jul 15»
3
Family questions death of son jailed with mentally unsound cellmate
The judge suspended criminal proceedings so that Bell could be evaluated by a psychiatrist. Bell is accused of killing Davis about three weeks ... «Los Angeles Times, Jul 15»
4
North Canton delays trial over unfinished condo site
Criminal proceedings against a local developer's company related to an unfinished condo building in North Canton have been postponed a ... «Canton Repository, Jul 15»
5
US prosecutors did the soccer world a huge service - The Business …
Swiss prosecutors opened criminal proceedings into FIFA's awarding of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups hours after seven soccer officials were ... «cleveland.com, Jul 15»
6
How the deep state destroys religious liberty
For example, Commissioner Avakian committed an act that would typically disqualify judges in civil or criminal proceedings by publicly ... «National Review Online, Jul 15»
7
Widow (62) is forced to move home after vicious assault outside …
Ann, who is a mother-of-two, has decided not to take criminal proceedings against her attacker, saying she "just wants to get on with things" and ... «Herald, Jul 15»
8
Officers move into new police station in Widnes
... former Widnes Police Station. Widnes Magistrates Court last heard a family case in 2008 and criminal proceedings in 2006. theliverpoolecho ... «Liverpool Echo, Jul 15»
9
Trial date set in Acevedo whistleblower case
Jones also presided over the Acevedo criminal proceedings. Docket entries for Reitzel's case show numerous depositions and discovery filings ... «KeysNews.com, Jul 15»
10
Bill Cosby Statue Removed From Disney Park
... not commented on the lawsuit documents. Many of the claims date back to the 1970s and are too old for him to face criminal proceedings. «Sky News, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Criminal proceedings [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/criminal-proceedings>. Dec 2019 ».
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