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Meaning of PERPETRATION

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the act of committing a crime
 

PERPETRATION is a 12 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: commission, committal
 
 See Also: crime, law-breaking

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Per`pe*tra"tion\, n. [L. perpetratio: cf. F.
perp['e]tration.]
1. The act of perpetrating; a doing; -- commonly used of
   doing something wrong, as a crime.

2. The thing perpetrated; an evil action.

 

 

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