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il·le·gal

 (ĭ-lē′gəl)
adj.
1. Prohibited by law.
2. Prohibited by official rules: an illegal pass in football.
3. Unacceptable to or not performable by a computer: an illegal operation.
n. Offensive
A person who is not legally authorized to live and work in a country.

il·le′gal·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.illegally - in an illegal manner; "they dumped the waste illegally"
Translations
protiprávně
illegalt
ólöglega
protiprávne
nezakonito
kanuna aykırı şekilde

illegally

[ɪˈliːgəlɪ] ADV
1. (Jur) [act, occupy, fish] → ilegalmente
they were convicted of illegally using a handgunse los declaró culpables de la utilización ilegal de un revólver
2. (Sport) [tackle] → antirreglamentariamente

illegally

[ɪˈliːgəli] advillégalement
illegally parked → en stationnement irrégulier
illegally parked cars → des voitures en stationnement irrégulier

illegally

adv (= against the law)unrechtmäßig, ungesetzlich; (= against a specific law)gesetzwidrig; illegally importedillegal eingeführt; you’re illegally parkedSie stehen im Parkverbot; to act illegallysich gesetzwidrig verhalten; (against international law) → gegen das Völkerrecht verstoßen; they were convicted of illegally possessing a handgunsie wurden wegen unerlaubten Besitzes einer Handfeuerwaffe verurteilt

illegally

[ɪˈliːgəlɪ] advillegalmente

illegal

(iˈliːgəl) adjective
not allowed by the law; not legal. It is illegal to park a car here.
ilˈlegally adverb
illegality (iliˈgӕləti) noun
References in classic literature ?
Though indeed some persons may have this further [1276a] doubt, whether a citizen can be a citizen when he is illegally made; as if an illegal citizen, and one who is no citizen at all, were in the same predicament: but since we see some persons govern unjustly, whom yet we admit to govern, though not justly, and the definition of a citizen is one who exercises certain offices, for such a one we have defined a citizen to be, it is evident, that a citizen illegally created yet continues to be a citizen, but whether justly or unjustly so belongs to the former inquiry.
Musqueton, recognizing the voice of his master's friend, got up suddenly, and in doing so let fall some louis which he had appropriated to himself illegally during the night.
The lords of society stole legally or else legalized their stealing, while the poorer classes stole illegally.
Clair, then it is obvious that no crime has been committed, and that, therefore, I am illegally detained.
The meeting approved the first reference against former G-B conservator Ismail Zafar, former DFO Saleemullah Khan and former regional forest officer Qadar Dan on charges of cutting and transporting timber illegally from Makhley Forest and Minar Forest in G-B in 2013.
The Supreme Court on Saturday rebuked the municipal authorities for their miscarriage in steering clear of illegally encroached amenity properties.
SIALKOT: The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) arrested 10 Pakistanis from the Sialkot International Airport here on Thursday after being deportedin an attempt to illegally enter into Turkish territory.
Summary: Dubai Police arrested 34,881 infiltrators, people staying illegally and street vendors this year
KARACHI -- Land mafia has illegally occupied eight major parks worth billions of rupees across the city, documents by the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) have revealed.
Summary: Calangute (Goa) [India], November 22 (ANI): Goa Police arrested a Kazakhstan national here on Wednesday on charges of illegally staying in India.
Khartoum, 14 Sept (SUNA)- The Vice President, Hassabou Mohamed, on Thursday said the first results of the campaign on collection of illegally owned weapons, showed good results.
The men, whose ages range from 24 to 41, were living illegally in a property on St Benedict's Road.