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illegal

Pronunciation: /ɪˈliːgəl/

Translation of illegal in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • 1.1 (unlawful) [act/import/entry] ilegal I've done nothing illegal no he hecho nada ilegal or nada (que esté) prohibido illegal immigrant o (in American English also/en inglés norteamericano también) alien inmigrante (masculine and feminine) ilegal illegal substance sustancia (feminine) prohibida or ilegal to make sth illegal prohibir* algo
    Example sentences
    • The report also raises concerns over the efforts to tackle illegal drug use in prison.
    • If it cannot protect them from drugs then it should protect them from illegal drugs and gangsters.
    • English law makes illegal a contract to indemnify a person in respect of liability for fraud.
    1.2 (American English/inglés norteamericano) [Sport/Deporte] antirreglamentario illegal procedure jugada (feminine) antirreglamentaria

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An estanco is an establishment selling tobacco, stamps, bus and subway passes and other products whose sale is restricted. Cigarettes etc are sold in bars and cafés but at higher prices. Estancos also sell stationery and sometimes newspapers.