What are felonious?

  • (adj): Involving or being or having the nature of a crime.
    Example: "Felonious intent"
    Synonyms: criminal

Some articles on felonious:

United States Criminal Law - Crimes - Theft - Robbery
... of robbery is precise and specific "The felonious taking of personal property of another accomplished by means of force or fear." Robbery charges result in substantial sentences which may be up ... In order for a taking to be "felonious," proof must exist beyond the defendants "animus firandi," or "evil in the heart." In other words, robbery is a charge ... aspects of the legal doctrine imposed, "the felonious taking." ...