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English definition of “ill-gotten”

ill-gotten

adjective [before noun] uk   /ˌɪlˈɡɒt.ən/ us    /-ˈɡɑː.t̬ən/ mainly humorous
dishonestly obtained: He deposited his ill-gotten gains in foreign bank accounts.Dishonest
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