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Definition of unlawfully adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

unlawfully

 adverb
adverb
BrE BrE//ʌnˈlɔːfəli//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ʌnˈlɔːfəli//
 
(formal)
 
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in a way that is not allowed by the law synonym illegally Any person who unlawfully kills another is guilty of a crime, which is called murder or manslaughter, according to the circumstances of the case. opposite lawfully