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  1. black market(noun)

    people who engage in illicit trade

    black market


  2. black market(adj)

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

    black market


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

    distributed or sold illicitly

    "the black economy pays no taxes"

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


  4. run, black market(verb)

    deal in illegally, such as arms or liquor

    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, black market, persist, incline, draw, hightail it, be given, prevail, campaign, tend, escape, ladder, ply, melt


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  1. Martin Landry:

    We think these new product forms are going to accelerate the shift away from black market into the legal market.

  2. 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.

  3. Rodolphe Debord:

    These thieves knew exactly what monkeys they wanted to steal, there are two possibilities. Either a collector or the black market for new types of pets.

  4. Sturges Karban:

    Demand is there for cannabis and it is ever increasing, there are new adopters coming on line and a lot of product innovation that you had never seen in the black market.

  5. Hindi Filmy Quote:

    Than than ki suno jhankar, ye duniya hai kala bazaar ye paisa bolta hai, ye paisa bolta hai (Listen to the jingling of the coins, This world is a black market. Money Talks, Money Talks)

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