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American English: /ˈɪl ˈˌɡɑtn/
British English: /ˌɪlˈɡɒt(ə)n/


  • ill-gotten gains
    dinero (masculine) mal habido
    Example sentences
    • Katarik began to rifle through the robbers' treasure and ill-gotten gains.
    • We look forward to seeing the expression of the first big-time criminal as his ill-gotten gains are snatched away from him.
    • Together we melted into the nearby maize field to devour our ill-gotten contraband.
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