Sentence Examples

  • As a port it was notorious for its smuggling and illicit trade.
  • There is no reason to credit the scandalous reports of an illicit attachment.
  • In the 18th century land grants and illicit trade led to serious disturbances.
  • Illicit trade with Jamaica was the basis of local prosperity in the 18th century.
  • Violation of this rule is called an " illicit process of the major (or the minor) term."