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unlawful

adjective
 
 
/ʌnˈlɔːfəl/ LAW
not allowed by law: unlawful activity/conductbe unlawful for sb/sth to do sth It is unlawful for any investment adviser to engage in fraudulent or manipulative practices.
unlawfully /ʌnˈlɔːfəli/ US   /-ˈlɑː-/ adverb
Translations of “unlawful”
in Korean 불법의…
in Arabic غَير شَرعي…
in Portuguese ilegal…
in Catalan il·legal, il·lícit…
in Japanese 不法な, 違法な…
in Italian illegale…
in Chinese (Traditional) 法律禁止的, 違法的…
in Russian незаконный…
in Turkish yasadışı, kanunsuz…
in Chinese (Simplified) 法律禁止的, 违法的…
in Polish nielegalny, bezprawny…
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