What are some alternative words for black market?

Synonyms for black market

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term black market.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. black market(noun)

    people who engage in illicit trade

    Antonyms:
    legal

  2. black market(adj)

    an illegal market in which goods or currencies are bought and sold in violation of rationing or controls

    Antonyms:
    legal

  3. bootleg, black, black-market, contraband, smuggled(verb)

    distributed or sold illicitly

    "the black economy pays no taxes"

    Synonyms:
    pitch-dark, black-market, shameful, dim, blackened, inglorious, grim, calamitous, fatal, fateful, black, dark, sinister, opprobrious, bootleg, disgraceful, smutty, contraband, pitch-black, smuggled, ignominious, disastrous, bleak, mordant

    Antonyms:
    legal

  4. run, black market(verb)

    deal in illegally, such as arms or liquor

    Synonyms:
    course, operate, hunt, fly the coop, work, scat, run away, move, turn tail, range, run, guide, function, lead, lam, flow, melt down, track down, break away, head for the hills, extend, hunt down, endure, bunk, take to the woods, consort, execute, feed, bleed, carry, scarper, go, unravel, lean, play, die hard, race, pass, run for, persist, incline, draw, hightail it, be given, prevail, campaign, tend, escape, ladder, ply, melt

    Antonyms:
    legal

How to pronounce black market?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say black market in sign language?

  1. blackmarket

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankword
#123go
#125work
#271black
#342guide
#428course
#516play
#605range
#672run
#853function
#1142move
#1176lead
#1293feed
#1493pass
#1581race
#1640dark
#1767flow
#2171campaign
#2412carry
#3350draw
#3943operate
#4430escape
#4532extend
#4855tend
#4878hunt
#6859execute
#8192fatal
#8525lean
#9389dim
#9460ladder
#10417scat
#12318lam
#13436melt
#14856grim
#17577bleed
#17822prevail
#17899endure
#18539ply
#18561persist
#19559sinister
#19709bunk
#22839disastrous
#25029bleak
#25042bootleg
#27916incline
#29867shameful
#34408consort
#34766blackened
#37457unravel
#41643contraband
#42259fateful
#45257disgraceful
#45349smuggled
#117416mordant
#121753ignominious
#127931calamitous
#140999smutty
#157749inglorious
#285694opprobrious

How to use black market in a sentence?

  1. Oren Gutfeld:

    In the last few years we noticed new pieces of scrolls and parchments arrive on the black market, it drove us to return to the caves.

  2. Mohsen Dadpeynia:

    After my daughter moved to Italy in 2013, it was a nightmare to send her money. I had to find trustworthy black market dealers to transfer money.

  3. Jack Patel:

    It's ridiculous, it's just going to promote more black market sales.

  4. Republican Party:

    This law is unjust and will create a black market in private party firearm sales, making it harder for law enforcement to do its job in investigating firearms-related crimes.

  5. Win Lwin:

    They call it the black market but it's the real market, it's very difficult for the banks to follow the rules.


Translations for black market

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for black market »

Translation

Find a translation for the black market synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Images & Illustrations of black market

  1. black market

Discuss these black market synonyms with the community:


Citation

Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"black market." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 16 Jul 2020. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/black+market>.

Are we missing a good synonym for black market?

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for black market:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.