Offender and Perp


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Offender noun – A person who has committed a crime.
Usage example: juvenile offenders have their criminal records sealed when they turn 18

Perp and offender are semantically related in criminal topic. In some cases you can use "Perp" instead a noun "Offender", when it comes to topics like culprit.
Nearby Words: offend, offended, offence, offending
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Offender and perp are semantically related in culprit topic. You can use "Offender" instead a noun "Perp".
Synonyms for Perp
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Perp or Offender. 2016. Accessed September 27, 2021.

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