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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - Not conforming to the law.

Usage examples (32)
  • They were unlawfully married
  • Yes, internally displaced Sri Lankans are beginning to return home … but more than 250,000 remain unlawfully detained.
  • If by quoting the criminal code you are suggested that he acted unlawfully, that is simply incorrect.
  • And, by house breaking, that's defined as unlawfully entering the dwelling where that Iraqi civilian was killed back in April. for more
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