Illicit is an adjective that is used to describe that which is forbidden by law, rules, or custom. Unlicensed, unlawful. D
- The group of young individuals were given prison sentences for supplying ‘illicit’ drugs.
- He got himself caught up in ‘illicit’ habits, which could have led to his life being ruined if he hadn’t gotten out in time.
- She purchased an ‘illicit’ piece of software and was given a warning for this action, which if repeated could lead to a criminal offence.
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