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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ILLEGALLY

But would they admit it to us, and, above all, would they admit they had obtained her illegally?

In 1923 he entered the United States illegally and remained for two years.

And this, as has been seen, was practically but illegally accomplished.

And when not able to get them legally, they have continued their efforts to get them illegally.

I was terribly sore, for I knew I had been illegally treated.

That mine was illegally taken possession of by Stirling Deane.

After the DHS has held you illegally for three months, would they ever let you go?

Then dropping my voice, "And if we can't do it legally we'll do it illegally."

This work will be continued, no matter what happens, legally or illegally.

While we remain idle, a representative of the people is illegally held in prison.

WORD ORIGIN

1620s, from illegal + -ly (2).

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.