outlawed outlawed adj. 1. contrary to or forbidden by law; banned; illicit; as, a member of an outlawed political party.

Syn: illegitimate, illicit, outlaw(prenominal), unlawful. [WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • outlawed — index felonious, illegal, illegitimate (illegal), illicit, impermissible, unlawful Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton …   Law dictionary

  • Outlawed — Outlaw Out law , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Outlawed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Outlawing}.] [AS. ?tlagian.] [1913 Webster] 1. To deprive of the benefit and protection of law; to declare to be an outlaw. Blackstone. [1913 Webster] 2. To remove from legal… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • outlawed — adjective a) put beyond the limits of the law, forbidden. b) put beyond the limits of the law, made an outlaw …   Wiktionary

  • outlawed — Synonyms and related words: actionable, against the law, anarchic, anarchistic, anomic, banned, barred, black market, bootleg, chargeable, contraband, contrary to law, criminal, felonious, flawed, forbade, forbid, forbidden, illegal, illegitimate …   Moby Thesaurus

  • outlawed — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. stopped, banned, illegitimate, made illegal; see illegal . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Prohibited by law: illegal, illegitimate, illicit, lawless, unlawful, wrongful. See CRIMES, LAW …   English dictionary for students

  • outlawed — aÊŠtlɔːd adj. deprived of lawful rights; outside the law; banned out·law || aÊŠtlɔː n. criminal; person outside the protection of the law; fugitive v. deprive of protection of the law; declare a criminal; pronounce illegal …   English contemporary dictionary

  • outlawed — adj illegal, unlawful, illegitmate, Sl. il legit; lawless, criminal, felonious; illicit, nonlicit, non legal, unallowed, impermissible, irregular, chargeable, wrongful, against the law; unlicensed, unauthorized, wildcat, unofficial, unsanctioned …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • outlawed — With reference to a debt means barred by the statute of limitations. Brady v. Tarr, 145 Pa.Super. 316, 21 A.2d 131, 133 …   Black's law dictionary

  • outlawed — In the earlier common law, the judicial determination and declaration that a named person was an outlaw. In the modern parlance of the layman and to some extent of the profession, barred by the statute of limitations. Drew v Drew, 37 Me 389, 391 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • outlawed — adjective contrary to or forbidden by law an illegitimate seizure of power illicit trade an outlaw strike unlawful measures • Syn: ↑illegitimate, ↑illicit, ↑outlaw, ↑unlawful …   Useful english dictionary

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