Definition of felon:
- prisoner (part of speech: noun)
- thief (part of speech: noun)
- "Tales of War", Lord Dunsany.
- "Minor Poems by Milton", John Milton.
Go you, and seize the felon; backward bind His arms and legs, and fix a plank behind: On this his body by strong cords extend, And on a column near the roof suspend: So studied tortures his vile days shall end.- "The Odyssey of Homer", Homer, translated by Alexander Pope.