illicit Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of “illicit” in the English Dictionary

"illicit" in British English

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illicitadjective

uk   us   /ɪˈlɪs.ɪt/
illegal or ​disapproved of by ​society: illicit ​drugs such as ​cocaine and ​cannabis the illicit ​trade in ​stolenvehicles an illicit ​loveaffair
illicitly
adverb uk   us   /-li/
(Definition of illicit from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"illicit" in American English

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illicitadjective

 us   /ɪˈlɪs·ɪt/
illegal or ​sociallydisapproved of: illicit ​trade illicit ​activities
(Definition of illicit from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"illicit" in Business English

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illicitadjective

uk   us   /ɪˈlɪsɪt/ LAW
not ​allowed by ​law, or disapproved of by ​society: illicit ​activities such as ​moneylaundering and counterfeiting illicit ​sale/​profit/​trade
illicitly
adverb /ɪˈlɪsɪtli/
The ​information had been obtained illicitly.
(Definition of illicit from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “illicit”
in Spanish ilícito…
in Vietnamese trái phép…
in Malaysian haram…
in Thai ผิดกฎหมาย…
in French illicite…
in German unerlaubt…
in Chinese (Simplified) 非法的, 违禁的, 社会不容许的…
in Turkish yasadışı, toplumca uygun bulunmayan, yasaya/kanuna aykırı…
in Russian незаконный, тайный…
in Indonesian melanggar hukum…
in Chinese (Traditional) 非法的, 違禁的, 社會不容許的…
in Polish zakazany…
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