What does illegality mean?

Definitions for illegalityˌɪl iˈgæl ɪ ti

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word illegality.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. illegality(noun)

    unlawfulness by virtue of violating some legal statute

Wiktionary

  1. illegality(Noun)

    : the state of being illegal

    The criminal was aware of the illegality of his act.

  2. illegality(Noun)

    (uncountable): a defense to the validity of a contract because it was in violation of the law

    When sued for refusing to pay for services provided by a prostitute, the customer raised the defense of illegality.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Illegality(noun)

    the quality or condition of being illegal; unlawfulness; as, the illegality of trespass or of false imprisonment; also, an illegal act

  2. Origin: [Cf. F. illgalit.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of illegality in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of illegality in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. German Chancellor Angela Merkel:

    Only with Turkey we can switch illegality to legality. It is very important that the (European) Commission discusses further the migration agenda with Turkey.

  2. Barry Roux:

    There was no intention to act unlawfully, that was the judge's findings. If there is an absence of illegality then dolus eventualis is not relevant. He lacked the intention of illegality, therefore he couldn't have committed murder.

  3. German Chancellor Angela Merkel:

    We will not solve the refugee problem completely, we need, among other things, further talks with Turkey for that, only with Turkey we can switch illegality to legality. It is very important that the (European) Commission discusses further the migration agenda with Turkey.

  4. Charles Krauthammer:

    They are going to go within days to the UN. They are going to pass a resolution. It will probably be unanimous which is approving of the deal and part of that resolution will be to cancel all previous resolutions on sanctions and declaring the illegality of the Iranian program.

  5. Charles Krauthammer:

    That entire regime is now dead as a result of this agreement. Obama will now go to the Security Council making almost totally irrelevant what Congress does, they are going to go within days to the UN. They are going to pass a resolution. It will probably be unanimous which is approving of the deal and part of that resolution will be to cancel all previous resolutions on sanctions and declaring the illegality of the Iranian program.

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