Definitions for war criminal
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
Usually,war crimes.crimes committed against an enemy, prisoners of war, or subjects in wartime that violate international agreements or, as in the case of genocide, are offenses against humanity.
Category: Military, Government
Origin of war crime:
an offender who violates international law during times of war
a person guilty of a war crime
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