ill-gotten Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “ill-gotten” - Learner’s Dictionary

ill-gotten

adjective
 
 
/ˌɪlˈɡɒtən/ literary
obtained in a dishonest or illegal way: He deposited his ill-gotten gains in foreign bank accounts.Dishonest
(Definition of ill-gotten from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day
coeducational

having male and female students being taught together in the same school or college rather than separately

Word of the Day