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synonyms for bootleg

  • contraband
  • illicit
  • pirated
  • smuggled
  • unauthorized
  • bootlegged
  • black-market
  • under-the-counter
  • unlawful
  • unofficial
  • unsanctioned
See also synonyms for: bootlegger

antonyms for bootleg

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  • legal
  • permitted
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So naturally, the team had Jones fake the handoff to Barkley and run a short bootleg to his right before passing to fullback Chris Myarick for the score.
THE NEW YORK GIANTS’ PERFECT START IS UNEXPECTED. SO IS THEIR PLAY-CALLING.JOSH HERMSMEYERSEPTEMBER 22, 2022FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Even when offensive coordinator Scott Turner tried to scheme easier looks for Wentz, like on play action or a bootleg, he couldn’t find a rhythm.
COMMANDERS ROOKIE LINEBACKER RETIRES; CARSON WENTZ STRUGGLESSAM FORTIERAUGUST 5, 2022WASHINGTON POST
Called back-to-back in the red zone, both plays feature the same formation, the same pre-snap motion, the same offensive line movement, a similar path for the running back and identical bootleg action from quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo.
THE 49ERS BELIEVE IN THE MAGIC OF PRE-SNAP MOTIONJOSH HERMSMEYERSEPTEMBER 17, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Chi was part of this generation, newly trading bootleg tapes and suddenly exposed to international films, surfing the web, and delighting in media and technology.
POLITICS AND THE PANDEMIC HAVE CHANGED HOW WE IMAGINE CITIESJOANNE MCNEILAPRIL 28, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
They had to break laws and sometimes run from the cops to get there, with some even crafting bootleg blue AT hangtags typically issued by the conservancy to dangle from their packs.
THE YEAR OF THE MISSING THRU-HIKERGRAYSON HAVER CURRINAPRIL 12, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
Breakfast to-day consists of some kind of porridge, with the usual bootleg and punk.
WITHIN PRISON WALLSTHOMAS MOTT OSBORNE
At dawn he came down in a coast hamlet for bootleg petrol and oil.
ASTOUNDING STORIES OF SUPER-SCIENCE, NOVEMBER, 1930VARIOUS
Each of the chums carried a heavy rifle slung over his shoulder and under his arm, the muzzle pointing down his bootleg.
THE TRAIL BOYS ON THE PLAINSJAY WINTHROP ALLEN
He stuck one willow wand into his bootleg for emergency, and then used the other to prod the maverick.
THE TRAIL BOYS ON THE PLAINSJAY WINTHROP ALLEN
Having written he unlaced his boot on the right foot, folded the paper, and thrust it into the bootleg.
THE SKY LINE OF SPRUCEEDISON MARSHALL
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