Definitions for illicitness

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

il•lic•it*ɪˈlɪs ɪt(adj.)

  1. not legally permitted; unlawful.

    Category: Law

  2. disapproved of or not permitted for moral or ethical reasons.

* Syn: See illegal.

Origin of illicit:

1645–55; < L illicitus


Princeton's WordNet

  1. illicitness(noun)

    the quality of not conforming strictly to law


  1. illicitness(Noun)

    The characteristic of being illicit.

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