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    Are the forms "criminal", "criminals" used correctly?

    Hi!
    1) Are the adjective "criminal" and the noun "criminals" used correctly?
    a) Their acts were condemned/ denounced as criminal.
    b) He condemned/denounced their acts as criminal.
    c) The two men were condemned/ denounced as criminals.
    d)He condemned/ denounced the two men as criminals.
    2) Furthermore, I would like to know whether both "condemn" and "denounce" could work when used with this word in more suitable contexts even though they have different meanings.

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    Re: Are the forms "criminal", "criminals" used correctly?

    In these uses, the two words have the same meaning.

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    Re: Are the forms "criminal", "criminals" used correctly?

    Yes to all your questions. You've got it!

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