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Synonyms for illicit

Synonyms for illicit

contrary to accepted, especially moral conventions


of, involving, or being a crime

Synonyms for illicit

contrary to accepted morality (especially sexual morality) or convention


contrary to or forbidden by law

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8 million non-duty paid cigarette sticks in Karachi and recovery of similar illicit chunk of cigarettesfrom other cities.
The Commissioner said the government had mapped areas and zeroed in on those where manufacturers of illicit brews, commonly known as chang'aa and busaa, operate.
Tackling policy gaps can start to increase the risks and lower the rewards of illicit trade for criminals.
5 ( ANI ): A man has allegedly attempted suicide after he was forced to drink urine on the suspicion of illicit relationship.
Since excise taxes were dramatically increased, illicit and very likely smuggled cigarette products became visible in the provincial areas.
He further said that illicit drug is serious threat to the international community and a matter of grave concern for entire world.
Sudanese President Omer Hassan al-Bashir is shown bags containing drugs as nations mark the International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking in Khartoum on June 26, 2013.
Through numerous open source reports, we know that 15 of the world's leading terrorist groups regularly rely on illicit cigarettes for funding, including al Qaeda, the Taliban, Hezbollah, and Hamas.
stress, anxiety and depression), prevalence of and motivation for illicit use of ADHD medications, and enrollment in a program with high academic performance expectations, including honors programs, residential colleges, and scholarships.
Two women have gone on trial in Abu Dhabi after being accused of getting pregnant through illicit relationships.
However, governments should "carefully consider the potential unintended consequences such as illicit trading -- resulting from an excessive tax -- that could impact the legal tobacco market," says Lana Gamal El Din, director of corporate affairs for the Middle East at global tobacco firm Philip Morris International (PMI).
Lahore Directorate was equally good by seizing more than 28 million 353 thousand sticks of illicit cigarettes of local brands, where revenue of Rs.
The top three items in the list of illicit trade that is hurting the Indian economy are tobacco products, mobile phones and alcoholic beverages.
A Doha Criminal Court has sentenced a Yemeni man to 10 years in jail, and imposed a fine of QR200,000 on him for selling and consuming illicit drugs.
Abidjan: Cote d'Ivoire joined the Partnership on Illicit Finance, said Fiacre Adopo, Adviser to the Minister of Budget, who represented the Ivorian Government during a workshop on tackling corruption, illegal trade and other forms of illicit financial flows (IFF).