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Synonyms for contrabandˈkɒn trəˌbænd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. contraband(adj)

    goods whose importation or exportation or possession is prohibited by law


  2. bootleg, black, black-market, contraband, smuggled(adj)

    distributed or sold illicitly

    "the black economy pays no taxes"

    pitch-dark, black-market, shameful, dim, blackened, inglorious, grim, calamitous, fatal, fateful, black, dark, sinister, opprobrious, bootleg, disgraceful, smutty, contraband, pitch-black, smuggled, ignominious, disastrous, bleak, mordant


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. contraband(a.)

    prohibited, illegal, unlawful, illicit

  2. contraband(n.)

    illegal traffic

  3. contraband(n.)

    prohibited articles

  4. contraband(n.)

    [U. S.] negro slave

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List of paraphrases:

smuggling, smuggled, contra-fucking-band, smuggle

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