unlawful

Definitions of unlawful
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adj not conforming to legality, moral law, or social convention

Synonyms:
improper, unconventional
irregular
contrary to rule or accepted order or general practice

adj contrary to or forbidden by law

unlawful measures”
Synonyms:
illegitimate, illicit, outlaw, outlawed
illegal
prohibited by law or by official or accepted rules

adj contrary to or prohibited by or defiant of law

unlawful measures”
unlawful money”
unlawful hunters”
Synonyms:
lawless, outlaw
disobedient to or defiant of law
lawless, wide-open
lax in enforcing laws
wrongful
unlawfully violating the rights of others
illegal
prohibited by law or by official or accepted rules
corrupt, crooked
not straight; dishonest or immoral or evasive
Antonyms:
lawful
conformable to or allowed by law
law-abiding, observant
(of individuals) adhering strictly to laws and rules and customs
legal
established by or founded upon law or official or accepted rules
square, straight
characterized by honesty and fairness
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adj not morally right or permissible

unlawful love”
Synonyms:
illicit
contrary to accepted morality (especially sexual morality) or convention

adj having no legally established claim

Synonyms:
wrongful
illegitimate
of marriages and offspring; not recognized as lawful

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