Example sentences for: illicit

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

  • The article concludes that porn's popularity would diminish if it were less illicit.

  • "But the scandal in which M Strauss-Kahn is embroiled, the allegedly illegal use of MNEF, a student health insurance fund, to channel illicit funds to Socialist Party coffers, involves a host of M Jospin's close collaborators.

  • The telltale sign that such phrases represent the illicit smuggling into a story of a political opinion is that just below this the story continues, "The White House has steadfastly said that Clinton would not take such a step and instantly rejected the proposal."

  • Unlike the traditional Medellin and Cali cartels, these traffickers maintain a low profile, do not commit terrorist acts, are tech-savvy, and reduce their organizational structure by merging licit and illicit business and by hiring outside smugglers on a per-job basis.

  • Haven for illicit 10-digit dialing is the death knell.

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