Fe*lo"ni-ous (?), a.

Having the quality of felony; malignant; malicious; villainous; traitorous; perfidious; in a legal sense, done with intent to commit a crime; as, felonious homicide.

O thievish Night, Why should'st thou, but for some felonious end, In thy dark lantern thus close up the stars? Milton.

-- Fe*lo"ni-ous-ly, adv. -- Fe*lo"ni-ous*ness, n.


© Webster 1913.

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