Translation of "contraband" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈkɒn.trə.bænd/ us /ˈkɑːn-/

goods that are brought into or taken out of the country secretly and illegally

The lorry contained thousands of pounds worth of contraband.
contraband adjective uk us

(Translation of “contraband” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈkontrəbӕnd/

goods which are legally forbidden to be brought into a country

He has been charged with smuggling contraband
(also adjective) contraband cigarettes.

(Translation of “contraband” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)