Example sentences for: illegally

How can you use “illegally” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Morris reportedly said he doesn't believe Congress will impeach the president for lying under oath about his relationship with Monica, "but they might well impeach him if evidence comes forward from woman after woman after woman, of private detectives scurrilously, sometimes illegally, perhaps under physical intimidation, working on stopping these women from telling the truth.

  • I decided that the department had acted illegally.

  • The Financial Action Task Force, a multilateral government organization dedicated to standard setting, focused on money laundering, particularly as it related to crimes such as drug trafficking and large-scale fraud that involved vast amounts of illegally procured money.

  • A New York jury found gun makers liable for several deaths and injuries inflicted with illegally obtained weapons.

  • A few days later, the Times editorialized: "The President's lawyer, David Kendall, and this week's designated spinner, Paul Begala, cannot prove their sweeping televised assertions that Mr. Starr has illegally leaked grand jury testimony.

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