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  • Captain Underpants And The Wrath Of The Wicked Wedgie Woman ( Dav Pilkey book )
  • Cardinal sin
  • Costa Del Crime
  • Crime And Punishment ( Fyodor Dostoyevsky book )
  • Crime Dog ( Nickname of baseball player Fred McGriff )
  • Crime against nature
  • Crime doesn't pay
  • Crime of passion
  • Criminal stupidity
  • Do yourself an injury
  • Does the trick
  • Don't mention the war ( A catchphrase from Faulty Towers )
  • Every trick in the book
  • Evil Under The Sun ( Agatha Christie book )
  • Evil genius
  • Evil intent
  • Evil twin
  • Fake it till you make it
  • Fake the funk
  • False alarm
  • False dawn
  • False friends
  • False jeopardy ( plot device in TV melodramas where danger is threatened only for it to be found to be a false alarm )
  • False memory syndrome
  • False modesty
  • False pretences
  • False prophet
  • Faulty Towers ( BBC comedy television series )
  • Flub the dub
  • From the sublime to the ridiculous
  • From the wrong side of the tracks
  • Get hold of the wrong end of the stick
  • Get off on the wrong foot
  • Get out of the wrong side of the bed
  • Go down the wrong way
  • Go wrong
  • He's from Barcelona ( A catchphrase from Faulty Towers )
  • Heap abuse on
  • Hear no evil, speak no evil, see no evil
  • How wrong can you be?
  • If anything can go wrong, it will
  • If this is wrong I don't want to be right
  • If you can't do the time, don't do the crime
  • Illegal alien
  • In the wrong
  • Infamy Infamy! They've all got it in for me! ( Kenneth Williams line in Carry On Cleo )
  • It went down the wrong way
  • It's all gone Pete Tong ( Cockney rhyming slang for gone wrong )
  • Jump to the wrong conclusion
  • Labour under a misapprehension
  • Laugh on the wrong side of your face
  • Let the punishment fit the crime
  • Living in sin
  • Lulled into a false sense of security
  • Lynn Lynn City Of Sin ( Nickname of Lynn Massachusetts )
  • Men's evil manners live in brass; their virtues we write in water
  • Money is the root of all evil
  • My country right or wrong
  • Never misses a trick
  • No peace for the wicked
  • No rest for the wicked
  • Nose for crime
  • Not so
  • Not that there's anything wrong with that ( A catchphrase from Seinfeld )
  • Of unsound mind
  • Off base
  • Off the rails
  • On the wrong foot
  • On the wrong side of the tracks
  • One trick pony
  • Original sin
  • Out of order
  • Partners in crime
  • Penny wise, pound foolish
  • Put a foot wrong
  • Ring false
  • Rub up the wrong way
  • Sailing under false colours
  • See no evil, hear no evil speak no evil
  • Sexton Blake ( Cockney rhyming slang for fake )
  • Sin City ( Nickname of Las Vegas Nevada )
  • So powerful, it's kind of ridiculous ( 3dfx advertising slogan )
  • Something wicked this way comes
  • Son of a whore ( a bastard, or a general term of abuse )
  • Take a bite out of crime
  • Take a bite out of crime! ( National Crime Prevention Council advertising slogan )
  • The Evil Empire
  • The Fake Sheikh ( Nickname of journalist Mazher Mahmood )
  • The Flying Squad ( Nickname of the Specialist Crime Directorate, New Scotland Yard )
  • The Indian rope trick
  • The Napoleon of Crime ( Nickname of Professor Moriarty )
  • The Real Slim Shady
  • The Shadow knows ( A catchphrase from the crime fighting vigilante )
  • The Whore of Babylon ( a Christian figure of evil and corruption )
  • The axis of evil
  • The love of money is the root of all evil
  • The man with the foolish grin is keeping perfectly still ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • The perfect crime
  • The right place at the wrong time
  • The wages of sin is death
  • There's something amiss
  • Touch Of Evil ( Charlton Heston / Orson Welles movie )
  • Tough on crime, tough on the causes of crime ( Tony Blair political slogan )
  • Trick of the light
  • Trick or treat
  • Turn a trick
  • Two and two make five
  • Two wrongs don't make a right
  • War criminal ( someone who has flouted the Geneva Convention )
  • What's wrong with this picture?
  • Why don't you come up sometime and see me? ( She Done Him Wrong )
  • Wicked stepmother
  • Without a leg to stand on
  • Wouldn't go amiss
  • Wrong Way Corrigan ( Nickname of Douglas Corrigan )
  • Wrong side of the blanket
  • Wrong side of the tracks
  • Wrong, with a capital R

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