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Meaning of "criminy" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CRIMINY

criminy  [ˈkrɪmɪnɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CRIMINY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Criminy is an exclamation.
Exclamation is an expression or voice that reflects an emotion or exaltation.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CRIMINY


bigeminy
baɪˈdʒemɪnɪ
crimine
ˈkrɪmɪnɪ
dominee
ˈduːmɪnɪ
dominie
ˈdɒmɪnɪ
feminie
ˈfɛmɪnɪ
geminy
ˈdʒɛmɪnɪ
hominy
ˈhɒmɪnɪ
ignominy
ˈɪɡnəˌmɪnɪ
jiminy
ˈdʒɪmɪnɪ
jimminy
ˈdʒɪmɪnɪ
Melpomene
mɛlˈpɒmɪnɪ
micromini
ˈmaɪkrəʊˌmɪnɪ
miminy-piminy
ˌmɪmɪnɪˈpɪmɪnɪ
mini
ˈmɪnɪ
minnie
ˈmɪnɪ
niminy-piminy
ˈnɪmɪnɪˈpɪmɪnɪ
postliminy
pəʊstˈlɪmɪnɪ
Rimini
ˈrɪmɪnɪ
supermini
ˈsuːpəˌmɪnɪ
verminy
ˈvɜːmɪnɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CRIMINY

criminality
criminalization
criminalize
criminally
criminally insane
criminate
crimination
criminative
criminator
criminatory
crimine
criminogenic
criminologic
criminological
criminologically
criminologist
criminology
criminous
criminousness
crimmer

WORDS THAT END LIKE CRIMINY

bliny
brainy
destiny
grainy
liny
Manifest Destiny
miny
mutiny
piny
Pliny
rainy
scrutiny
shiny
spiny
tiny
twiny
veiny
viny
whiny
winy

Synonyms and antonyms of criminy in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «criminy» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CRIMINY

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

Translator English - Chinese

criminy
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

criminy
570 millions of speakers

English

criminy
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

criminy
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

criminy
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

criminy
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Criminy
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

criminy
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

criminy
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Penjenayah
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

criminy
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

criminy
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

이것 참
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Criminy
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

criminy
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

criminy
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

गुन्हेगार
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Criminy
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

criminy
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

criminy
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

criminy
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Criminy
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

criminy
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

criminy
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

criminy
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

criminy
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of criminy

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CRIMINY»

The term «criminy» is normally little used and occupies the 136.233 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CRIMINY» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CRIMINY»

Discover the use of criminy in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to criminy and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Wicked as They Come
“Papers,” barked the guard on the right through some sort of speaker, and Criminy led me to the glass wall of the booth. He slid our folded, faded traveling papers into a metal box and withdrew his hand before the guard jerked the box into his ...
Delilah S. Dawson, 2012
2
Death Wears a Big Hat
“If the orc who made the kill shows up, I will hand over the money,” Criminy insisted. “If he does not appear in one week's time, I will assume that you two were merely thieves who happened upon this find, since neither of you could have ...
Dan Rempala, 2009
3
The Mysterious Madam Morpho
“Ah,” Criminy said, rubbing his hands together. “A mystery! They're so very rare these days. Where would you like to set up your act? Indoors, outside, on top of the wagon? My lady wife and I could use some good amusement.” The woman ...
Delilah S. Dawson, 2012
4
Ancestral Shadows: An Anthology of Ghostly Tales
Jake said it would have given him the creeps to live in it alone; he got a look at the place the day he went with Brice and George Russell (who was deputy sheriff ) to tell Amos Trimble what had happened to Jingo Criminy. When you needed ...
Russell Kirk, Vigen Guroian, 2004
5
Carniepunk
“I'm Criminy Stain, proprietor of Criminy's Clockwork Car~ avan.” I—Iis cloudy eyes traveled hungrily over Lydia's tattoos. “Welcome to Sang, pretty Stranger.” Lydia turned to Charlie. “How did he—” Criminy laughed.“I know everything. Almost.
Rachel Caine, 2013
6
Wicked as She Wants
“Tell me, what do you know of Criminy Stain?” Casper stilled, eyes going hard as he took a deep breath through his nostrils. “Criminy Stain. Criminy Stain was here ?” He searched the crowd, avid as a wolf. “Was he alone? What did he say?
Delilah S. Dawson, 2013
7
Wicked After Midnight
When I arrived in this freaky parallel world naked and confused, the only thing that had saved me from death by a warren of murderous bludbunnies was Criminy Stain with his ability to turn humans into nearly invincible blood drinkers,  ...
Delilah S. Dawson, 2014
8
Laurel Heights
It wasn't personal, for criminy sakes!” She looked terribly offended as she picked herself up, pausing to ask. “What is criminy anyway? Have you ever thought about it? Does anyone not from Minnesota ever say criminy? It's sort of like jiminy  ...
Elizabeth Linc, 2004
9
Whodunit Crime Mysteries
Crime. at. Criminy. Woods. ONCE EVERY AUTUMN, Sherman Holmes went home to Alabama. There he would spend the better part of a week visiting his childhood friends and then, for another few days, go off by himself and rent a cabin in ...
Hy Conrad, 2003
10
The Damsel and the Daggerman: A BLUD Novella
Assoon asher feet caught up with her heart, she was followingat his heels,pen and notebook in hand,hoping Criminy didn't have spies lurking about. “Mr. Taresque, would you be willing to tell me your story?” Hedidn'tturn. Didn't break stride.
Delilah S. Dawson, 2014

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CRIMINY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term criminy is used in the context of the following news items.
1
I sing a song of the South, but I ain't whistlin' Dixie
I was born in freaking New Jersey, for criminy's sake. Wait, y'all have got me all wrong! I wanted to shout. I am not responsible for this hot mess! «Connect Savannah.com, Jun 15»
2
Of image and art
... and there's someone there homeless, suffering, and your brain's scanning the situation and you're saying to yourself, “Criminy, what can I do, ... «Street Roots News, Jun 15»
3
John Smith deserves his own chapter in our book
If he found an error in a story, we all would know, because his voice would rise and he'd yell, "criminy." That language was as bad as it got, ... «Reading Eagle, Jun 15»
4
MLB All-Star Voting Takeaways: Royals Domination Makes Mockery …
Criminy! Tarnation! Various other words that express surprise and outrage! And sadly, my outraged friends, it's not just Infante. The other seven ... «Bleacher Report, Jun 15»
5
Continuing To Propagate the Wrong Narratives for UAB Blazer …
Criminy. Besides, college sports, especially football, are getting more expensive...Schools in smaller conferences[...] have struggled to keep up, ... «Underdog Dynasty, Jun 15»
6
Saving water is personal, institutional responsibility
And as this weekend's temperatures brush with 100 degrees Fahrenheit — criminy, it's only early June — anyone who uses water would be ... «Yakima Herald-Republic, Jun 15»
7
Outdoors commentary: Walking the dogs on the beach
I mean, criminy, it's already after 7 a.m.. Copyright 2015 Corvallis Gazette Times. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, ... «Corvallis Gazette Times, Jun 15»
8
Wisconsin Cop Will Not Face Charges In Shooting Death Of Tony …
Jesus criminy. It's not a real gun. I think he wants to be taken away." Brandon's death was ruled a “suicide by cop.” In another case from late ... «Chicagoist, May 15»
9
Madison Police Officer Matt Kenny: One career, two fatal shootings
Jesus criminy. It's not a real gun. I think he wants to be taken away.” The officers never learned that the weapon Ronald Brandon pointed at ... «fox6now.com, May 15»
10
Oil Spills into Scott's Run Creek After I-79 Tanker Truck Accident
I walked down to his place behind his house and Jesus Criminy, It's a mess," said Larry Taylor, Osage Resident. Residents along the creek are ... «WBOY-TV, May 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Criminy [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/criminy>. Aug 2019 ».
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