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sanctioned

  • adjective satellite conforming to orthodox or recognized rules
    canonic; canonical.
    • the drinking of cocktails was as canonical a rite as the mixing"- Sinclair Lewis
  • verb give sanction to
    O.K.; okay; approve; sanction.
    • I approve of his educational policies

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unofficial

  • adjective not having official authority or sanction
    • a sort of unofficial mayor
    • an unofficial estimate
    • he participated in an unofficial capacity
  • adjective satellite not officially established
    • the early election returns are unofficial

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handed

  • adjective having or involving the use of hands
    • a handed, tree-living animal
    • a four-handed card game
  • verb place into the hands or custody of
    give; turn over; reach; hand; pass; pass on.
    • hand me the spoon, please
    • Turn the files over to me, please
    • He turned over the prisoner to his lawyers

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self-appointed

  • adjective satellite designated or chosen by yourself
    • a self-appointed guardian of public morals

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informal

  • adjective not formal
    • conservative people unaccustomed to informal dress
    • an informal free-and-easy manner
    • an informal gathering of friends
  • adjective satellite not officially recognized or controlled
    loose.
    • an informal agreement
    • a loose organization of the local farmers

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drumhead

  • noun a membrane that is stretched taut over a drum
    head.
  • adjective satellite performed speedily and without formality
    summary.
    • a summary execution
    • summary justice

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black

  • noun the quality or state of the achromatic color of least lightness (bearing the least resemblance to white)
    inkiness; blackness.
  • noun total absence of light
    lightlessness; pitch blackness; blackness; total darkness.
    • they fumbled around in total darkness
    • in the black of night

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under

  • adjective satellite located below or beneath something else
    nether.
    • nether garments
    • the under parts of a machine
  • adjective satellite lower in rank, power, or authority
    • an under secretary

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criminal

  • noun someone who has committed a crime or has been legally convicted of a crime
    malefactor; crook; outlaw; felon.
  • adjective satellite bringing or deserving severe rebuke or censure
    condemnable; deplorable; vicious; reprehensible.
    • a criminal waste of talent
    • a deplorable act of violence
    • adultery is as reprehensible for a husband as for a wife

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nullified

  • adjective satellite deprived of legal force
    invalidated.
  • verb declare invalid
    invalidate; annul; void; nullify; quash; avoid.
    • The contract was annulled
    • void a plea

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spurious

  • adjective satellite plausible but false
    specious.
    • a specious claim
    • spurious inferences
  • adjective satellite born out of wedlock
    bastardly; misbegotten; misbegot.
    • the dominions of both rulers passed away to their spurious or doubtful offspring"- E.A.Freeman

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banned

  • adjective satellite forbidden by law
    prohibited.
  • verb forbid the public distribution of ( a movie or a newspaper)
    ban; censor.

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nonlegal

  • adjective satellite not regulated or sanctioned by law
    extralegal.
    • there were only extralegal recourses for their grievances

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misbranded

  • adjective satellite branded or labeled falsely and in violation of statutory requirements
    mislabeled.
    • confiscated the misbranded drugs

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mandate

  • noun a document giving an official instruction or command
    authorisation; authorization.
  • noun a territory surrendered by Turkey or Germany after World War I and put under the tutelage of some other European power until they are able to stand by themselves
    mandatory.

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embezzled

  • adjective satellite taken for your own use in violation of a trust
    misappropriated.
    • the banker absconded with embezzled funds
  • verb appropriate (as property entrusted to one's care) fraudulently to one's own use
    embezzle; misappropriate; defalcate; malversate; peculate.
    • The accountant embezzled thousands of dollars while working for the wealthy family

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unauthorized

  • adjective not endowed with authority
    unauthorised.
  • adjective satellite without official authorization
    unauthorised; wildcat.
    • an unauthorized strike
    • wildcat work stoppage

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summary

  • noun a brief statement that presents the main points in a concise form
    sum-up.
    • he gave a summary of the conclusions
  • adjective satellite performed speedily and without formality
    drumhead.
    • a summary execution
    • summary justice

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illegitimate

  • noun the illegitimate offspring of unmarried parents
    bastard; whoreson; by-blow; illegitimate child; love child.
  • adjective satellite contrary to or forbidden by law
    illicit; outlaw; unlawful; outlawed.
    • an illegitimate seizure of power
    • illicit trade
    • an outlaw strike
    • unlawful measures

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bad

  • noun that which is below standard or expectations as of ethics or decency
    badness.
    • take the bad with the good
  • adjective having undesirable or negative qualities
    • a bad report card
    • his sloppy appearance made a bad impression
    • a bad little boy
    • clothes in bad shape
    • a bad cut
    • bad luck
    • the news was very bad
    • the reviews were bad
    • the pay is bad
    • it was a bad light for reading
    • the movie was a bad choice

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authorisation

  • noun a document giving an official instruction or command
    authorization; mandate.
  • noun the power or right to give orders or make decisions
    potency; authority; say-so; dominance; authorization.
    • he has the authority to issue warrants
    • deputies are given authorization to make arrests
    • a place of potency in the state

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unauthorised

  • adjective not endowed with authority
    unauthorized.
  • adjective satellite without official authorization
    unauthorized; wildcat.
    • an unauthorized strike
    • wildcat work stoppage

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unlicensed

  • adjective satellite lacking official approval
    unaccredited; unlicenced.

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punishable

  • adjective satellite liable to or deserving punishment
    • punishable offenses
  • adjective satellite subject to punishment by law
    penal.
    • a penal offense

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mandatory

  • noun the recipient of a mandate
    mandatary.
  • noun a territory surrendered by Turkey or Germany after World War I and put under the tutelage of some other European power until they are able to stand by themselves
    mandate.

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unratified

  • adjective satellite lacking legal authority
    • the unratified Equal Right Amendment

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unlicenced

  • adjective satellite lacking official approval
    unaccredited; unlicensed.

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licensed

  • adjective satellite given official approval to act
    licenced; commissioned; accredited.
    • an accredited college
    • commissioned broker
    • licensed pharmacist
    • authorized representative
  • verb authorize officially
    certify; licence; license.
    • I am licensed to practice law in this state

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baseborn

  • adjective satellite of low birth or station (`base' is archaic in this sense)
    base; lowly; humble.
    • baseborn wretches with dirty faces
    • of humble (or lowly) birth
  • adjective satellite illegitimate
    base.

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felonious

  • adjective satellite involving or being or having the nature of a crime
    criminal.
    • a criminal offense
    • criminal abuse
    • felonious intent

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unsanctioned

  • adjective satellite without explicit official permission
    • unsanctioned use of company cars

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wrongful

  • adjective satellite having no legally established claim
    unlawful.
    • the wrongful heir to the throne
  • adjective satellite unlawfully violating the rights of others
    • wrongful death
    • a wrongful diversion of trust income

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sceptred

  • adjective satellite invested with legal power or official authority especially as symbolized by having a scepter
    empowered; sceptered.

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extrajudicial

  • adjective satellite beyond the usual course of legal proceedings; legally unwarranted
    • an extrajudicial penalty

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misappropriated

  • adjective satellite taken for your own use in violation of a trust
    embezzled.
    • the banker absconded with embezzled funds
  • verb appropriate (as property entrusted to one's care) fraudulently to one's own use
    embezzle; misappropriate; defalcate; malversate; peculate.
    • The accountant embezzled thousands of dollars while working for the wealthy family

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accreditation

  • noun the act of granting credit or recognition (especially with respect to educational institution that maintains suitable standards)
    • a commission is responsible for the accreditation of medical schools

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bootleg

  • noun whiskey illegally distilled from a corn mash
    moonshine; corn liquor.
  • noun the part of a boot above the instep

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unlawful

  • adjective satellite not conforming to legality, moral law, or social convention
    improper; unconventional.
    • an unconventional marriage
    • improper banking practices
  • adjective contrary to or prohibited by or defiant of law
    • unlawful measures
    • unlawful money
    • unlawful hunters

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contraband

  • noun goods whose importation or exportation or possession is prohibited by law
  • adjective satellite distributed or sold illicitly
    black-market; bootleg; black; smuggled.
    • the black economy pays no taxes

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loose

  • verb grant freedom to; free from confinement
    unloosen; unloose; free; release; liberate.
  • verb turn loose or free from restraint
    let loose; unleash.
    • let loose mines
    • Loose terrible plagues upon humanity

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uncollectible

  • adjective satellite not capable of being collected
    bad.
    • a bad (or uncollectible) debt

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base

  • noun installation from which a military force initiates operations
    base of operations.
    • the attack wiped out our forward bases
  • noun lowest support of a structure
    foundation; substructure; groundwork; understructure; fundament; foot.
    • it was built on a base of solid rock
    • he stood at the foot of the tower

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prohibited

  • adjective satellite excluded from use or mention
    proscribed; forbidden; tabu; verboten; taboo; out.
    • forbidden fruit
    • in our house dancing and playing cards were out
    • a taboo subject
  • verb command against
    prohibit; forbid; proscribe; disallow; veto; nix; interdict.
    • I forbid you to call me late at night
    • Mother vetoed the trip to the chocolate store
    • Dad nixed our plans

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licenced

  • adjective satellite given official approval to act
    commissioned; accredited; licensed.
    • an accredited college
    • commissioned broker
    • licensed pharmacist
    • authorized representative
  • verb authorize officially
    certify; licence; license.
    • I am licensed to practice law in this state

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sceptered

  • adjective satellite invested with legal power or official authority especially as symbolized by having a scepter
    sceptred; empowered.

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fallacious

  • adjective satellite containing or based on a fallacy
    unsound.
    • fallacious reasoning
    • an unsound argument
  • adjective satellite intended to deceive
    fraudulent; deceitful.
    • deceitful advertising
    • fallacious testimony
    • smooth, shining, and deceitful as thin ice" - S.T.Coleridge
    • a fraudulent scheme to escape paying taxes

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ill

  • noun an often persistent bodily disorder or disease; a cause for complaining
    complaint; ailment.
  • adjective affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function
    sick.
    • ill from the monotony of his suffering

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illicit

  • adjective contrary to accepted morality (especially sexual morality) or convention
    • an illicit association with his secretary
  • adjective satellite contrary to or forbidden by law
    illegitimate; outlaw; unlawful; outlawed.
    • an illegitimate seizure of power
    • illicit trade
    • an outlaw strike
    • unlawful measures

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smuggled

  • adjective satellite distributed or sold illicitly
    contraband; black-market; bootleg; black.
    • the black economy pays no taxes
  • verb import or export without paying customs duties
    smuggle.
    • She smuggled cigarettes across the border

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authorised

  • adjective endowed with authority
    authorized.
  • verb give or delegate power or authority to
    authorize; empower; authorise.
    • She authorized her assistant to sign the papers

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improper

  • adjective not suitable or right or appropriate
    • slightly improper to dine alone with a married man
    • improper medication
    • improper attire for the golf course
  • adjective satellite not conforming to legality, moral law, or social convention
    unlawful; unconventional.
    • an unconventional marriage
    • improper banking practices

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accredited

  • adjective satellite given official approval to act
    licenced; commissioned; licensed.
    • an accredited college
    • commissioned broker
    • licensed pharmacist
    • authorized representative
  • verb grant credentials to
    recognize; recognise; accredit.
    • The Regents officially recognized the new educational institution
    • recognize an academic degree

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amerciable

  • adjective satellite of a crime or misdemeanor; punishable by a fine set by a judge

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market

  • noun the world of commercial activity where goods and services are bought and sold
    market place; marketplace.
    • without competition there would be no market
    • they were driven from the marketplace
  • noun the customers for a particular product or service
    • before they publish any book they try to determine the size of the market for it

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illegal

  • adjective prohibited by law or by official or accepted rules
    • an illegal chess move

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approved

  • adjective satellite established by authority; given authoritative approval
    sanctioned.
    • a list of approved candidates
  • verb give sanction to
    O.K.; okay; approve; sanction.
    • I approve of his educational policies

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obligatory

  • adjective morally or legally constraining or binding
    • attendance is obligatory
    • an obligatory contribution
  • adjective satellite required by obligation or compulsion or convention
    • he made all the obligatory apologies

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authorized

  • adjective endowed with authority
    authorised.
  • verb grant authorization or clearance for
    authorize; clear; authorise; pass.
    • Clear the manuscript for publication
    • The rock star never authorized this slanderous biography

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authorization

  • noun a document giving an official instruction or command
    authorisation; mandate.
  • noun the power or right to give orders or make decisions
    potency; authority; say-so; authorisation; dominance.
    • he has the authority to issue warrants
    • deputies are given authorization to make arrests
    • a place of potency in the state

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canonized

  • adjective satellite accorded sacrosanct or authoritative standing
    canonised; glorified.
  • verb declare (a dead person) to be a saint
    canonize; canonise; saint.
    • After he was shown to have performed a miracle, the priest was canonized

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under-the-counter

  • adjective satellite done or sold illicitly and secretly;

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commissioned

  • adjective (of military officers) holding by virtue of a commission a rank of second lieutenant or ensign or above
  • verb put into commission; equip for service; of ships
    commission.

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unaccredited

  • adjective satellite lacking official approval
    unlicenced; unlicensed.

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left-handed

  • adjective using or intended for the left hand
    • left-handed golfers need left-handed clubs
    • left-handed scissors
  • adjective satellite (of marriages) illicit or informal
    • in Colonial America left-handed marriages between Frenchmen and Indians were frequent

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appointed

  • adjective subject to appointment
    appointive.
  • verb create and charge with a task or function
    appoint; nominate; constitute; name.
    • nominate a committee

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wildcat

  • noun an exploratory oil well drilled in land not known to be an oil field
    wildcat well.
  • noun a cruelly rapacious person
    beast; savage; wolf; brute.

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glorified

  • adjective satellite accorded sacrosanct or authoritative standing
    canonised; canonized.
  • verb praise, glorify, or honor
    exalt; glorify; extol; laud; proclaim.
    • extol the virtues of one's children
    • glorify one's spouse's cooking

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get

  • noun a return on a shot that seemed impossible to reach and would normally have resulted in a point for the opponent
  • verb come into the possession of something concrete or abstract
    acquire.
    • She got a lot of paintings from her uncle
    • They acquired a new pet
    • Get your results the next day
    • Get permission to take a few days off from work

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outlaw

  • noun someone who has committed a crime or has been legally convicted of a crime
    malefactor; crook; criminal; felon.
  • verb declare illegal; outlaw
    criminalize; illegalise; illegalize; criminalise.
    • Marijuana is criminalized in the U.S.

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extralegal

  • adjective satellite not regulated or sanctioned by law
    nonlegal.
    • there were only extralegal recourses for their grievances

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canonised

  • adjective satellite accorded sacrosanct or authoritative standing
    glorified; canonized.
  • verb treat as a sacred person
    canonize; canonise.
    • He canonizes women

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dirty

  • verb make soiled, filthy, or dirty
    begrime; soil; grime; bemire; colly.
    • don't soil your clothes when you play outside!
  • adjective soiled or likely to soil with dirt or grime
    soiled; unclean.
    • dirty unswept sidewalks
    • a child in dirty overalls
    • dirty slums
    • piles of dirty dishes
    • put his dirty feet on the clean sheet
    • wore an unclean shirt
    • mining is a dirty job
    • Cinderella did the dirty work while her sisters preened themselves

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penal

  • adjective of or relating to punishment
    • penal reform
    • penal code
  • adjective satellite serving as or designed to impose punishment
    • penal servitude

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required

  • adjective satellite necessary for relief or supply
    needed; needful; requisite.
    • provided them with all things needful
  • verb require as useful, just, or proper
    call for; require; necessitate; involve; need; take; demand; ask; postulate.
    • It takes nerve to do what she did
    • success usually requires hard work
    • This job asks a lot of patience and skill
    • This position demands a lot of personal sacrifice
    • This dinner calls for a spectacular dessert
    • This intervention does not postulate a patient's consent

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false

  • adjective not in accordance with the fact or reality or actuality
    • gave false testimony under oath
    • false tales of bravery
  • adjective satellite arising from error
    mistaken.
    • a false assumption
    • a mistaken view of the situation

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mislabeled

  • adjective satellite branded or labeled falsely and in violation of statutory requirements
    misbranded.
    • confiscated the misbranded drugs

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invalidated

  • adjective satellite deprived of legal force
    nullified.
  • verb declare invalid
    invalidate; annul; void; nullify; quash; avoid.
    • The contract was annulled
    • void a plea

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sophistic

  • adjective of or pertaining to sophists
  • adjective satellite plausible but misleading
    sophistical.

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black-market

  • adjective satellite distributed or sold illicitly
    contraband; bootleg; black; smuggled.
    • the black economy pays no taxes

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null

  • noun a quantity of no importance
    cypher; aught; zip; nil; nada; zero; nix; cipher; zilch; goose egg; zippo; nothing; naught.
    • it looked like nothing I had ever seen before
    • reduced to nil all the work we had done
    • we racked up a pathetic goose egg
    • it was all for naught
    • I didn't hear zilch about it
  • adjective satellite lacking any legal or binding force
    void.
    • null and void

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bastard

  • noun insulting terms of address for people who are stupid or irritating or ridiculous
    mother fucker; SOB; prick; motherfucker; whoreson; dickhead; son of a bitch; asshole; cocksucker; shit.
  • noun the illegitimate offspring of unmarried parents
    whoreson; illegitimate; by-blow; illegitimate child; love child.

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adulterine

  • adjective satellite conceived in adultery

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fatherless

  • adjective satellite having no living father
  • adjective satellite not having a known or legally responsible father

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self

  • noun your consciousness of your own identity
    ego.
  • noun a person considered as a unique individual
    • one's own self

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empowered

  • adjective satellite invested with legal power or official authority especially as symbolized by having a scepter
    sceptred; sceptered.
  • verb give or delegate power or authority to
    authorize; empower; authorise.
    • She authorized her assistant to sign the papers

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invalid

  • noun someone who is incapacitated by a chronic illness or injury
    shut-in.
  • verb force to retire, remove from active duty, as of firemen

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hot

  • adjective used of physical heat; having a high or higher than desirable temperature or giving off heat or feeling or causing a sensation of heat or burning
    • hot stove
    • hot water
    • a hot August day
    • a hot stuffy room
    • she's hot and tired
    • a hot forehead
  • adjective satellite characterized by violent and forceful activity or movement; very intense
    raging.
    • the fighting became hot and heavy
    • a hot engagement
    • a raging battle
    • the river became a raging torrent

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void

  • noun the state of nonexistence
    nothingness; nullity; nihility.
  • noun an empty area or space
    vacancy; emptiness; vacuum.
    • the huge desert voids
    • the emptiness of outer space
    • without their support he'll be ruling in a vacuum

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ineligible

  • adjective not eligible
    • ineligible to vote
    • ineligible for retirement benefits
  • adjective satellite prohibited by official rules
    • an ineligible pass receiver

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unconventional

  • adjective not conforming to accepted rules or standards
    • her unconventional dress and hair style
  • adjective not conventional or conformist
    • unconventional life styles

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outlawed

  • adjective satellite contrary to or forbidden by law
    illegitimate; illicit; outlaw; unlawful.
    • an illegitimate seizure of power
    • illicit trade
    • an outlaw strike
    • unlawful measures
  • verb declare illegal; outlaw
    criminalize; illegalise; outlaw; illegalize; criminalise.
    • Marijuana is criminalized in the U.S.

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unsound

  • adjective not in good condition; damaged or decayed
    • an unsound foundation
  • adjective not sound financially
    • unsound banking practices

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wrong

  • noun that which is contrary to the principles of justice or law
    wrongfulness.
    • he feels that you are in the wrong
  • noun any harm or injury resulting from a violation of a legal right
    legal injury; damage.

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misbegot

  • adjective satellite born out of wedlock
    spurious; bastardly; misbegotten.
    • the dominions of both rulers passed away to their spurious or doubtful offspring"- E.A.Freeman

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compulsory

  • adjective satellite required by rule
    required; mandatory.
    • in most schools physical education is compulsory
    • attendance is mandatory
    • required reading

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misbegotten

  • adjective satellite born out of wedlock
    spurious; bastardly; misbegot.
    • the dominions of both rulers passed away to their spurious or doubtful offspring"- E.A.Freeman

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counter

  • noun table consisting of a horizontal surface over which business is transacted
  • noun game equipment (as a piece of wood, plastic, or ivory) used for keeping a count or reserving a space in various card or board games

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ill-gotten

  • adjective satellite obtained illegally or by improper means
    dirty.
    • dirty money
    • ill-gotten gains

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bastardly

  • adjective satellite born out of wedlock
    spurious; misbegotten; misbegot.
    • the dominions of both rulers passed away to their spurious or doubtful offspring"- E.A.Freeman
  • adjective satellite of no value or worth
    mean.
    • I was caught in the bastardly traffic

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precedent

  • noun an example that is used to justify similar occurrences at a later time
    case in point.
  • noun (civil law) a law established by following earlier judicial decisions
    common law; case law.

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left

  • noun location near or direction toward the left side; i.e. the side to the north when a person or object faces east
    • she stood on the left
  • noun those who support varying degrees of social or political or economic change designed to promote the public welfare
    left wing.

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