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
... The legal terminology for a charge of robbery is precise and specific "The felonious taking of personal property of another accomplished by means of force ... 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 reliant ... to achieve all aspects of the legal doctrine imposed, "the felonious taking." ...