What does illicitly mean?

Definitions for illicitly

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. illegitimately, illicitly(adverb)

    in a manner disapproved or not allowed by custom

    "He acted illegitimately when he increased the rent fourfold"

  2. illegally, illicitly, lawlessly(adverb)

    in an illegal manner

    "they dumped the waste illegally"


  1. illicitly(Adverb)

    In an illicit manner; illegally, immorally or inappropriately.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of illicitly in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of illicitly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu:

    It does not roll back Iran's nuclear program. It keeps a vast nuclear infrastructure in place. Not a single centrifuge is destroyed. Not a single nuclear facility is shut down, including the underground facilities that they built illicitly. Thousands of centrifuges will keep spinning, enriching uranium, that's a very bad deal.

  2. Parker Conrad:

    We lived illicitly in this retirement community for six months, which was the worst six months of my life, every time you drove in, you had to check in with a security guard, and we would say we were there to visit Mike’s grandparents. The downstairs neighbors were very nice and gracious and didn’t tattle on us, although they easily could have, and the security guards just rolled their eyes.

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