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unlawful

adjective uk   /ʌnˈlɔː.fəl/  us   /-ˈlɑː-/
not allowed by law: unlawful possession of guns
unlawfully
adverb uk   us   /-i/
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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