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Synonyms for bootleg
ˈbutˌlɛg

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. moonshine, bootleg, corn liquor(noun)

    whiskey illegally distilled from a corn mash

    Synonyms:
    moonshine, corn liquor, moonlight

    Antonyms:
    legal

  2. bootleg(adj)

    the part of a boot above the instep

    Synonyms:
    moonshine, corn liquor

    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, disgraceful, smutty, contraband, pitch-black, smuggled, ignominious, disastrous, bleak, mordant

    Antonyms:
    legal

  4. bootleg(verb)

    sell illicit products such as drugs or alcohol

    "They were bootlegging whiskey"

    Antonyms:
    legal

  5. bootleg(verb)

    produce or distribute illegally

    "bootleg tapes of the diva's singing"

    Antonyms:
    legal

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Alex
US English
Daniel
British
Karen
Australian
Veena
Indian

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#271black
#1640dark
#8192fatal
#9389dim
#14856grim
#15981moonlight
#19559sinister
#22839disastrous
#25029bleak
#25042bootleg
#29867shameful
#34766blackened
#41643contraband
#42259fateful
#45257disgraceful
#45349smuggled
#46667moonshine
#117416mordant
#121753ignominious
#127931calamitous
#140999smutty
#157749inglorious
#285694opprobrious

How to use bootleg in a sentence?

  1. Inspector General Setyo Wasisto:

    They( bootleggers and their distributors) are part of a close knit community. Sometimes, when police come to check on a tip they have already put the bootleg alcohol away. They know who their customers are when they come. It's much like a clandestine narcotics network, in the past, bootleg alcohol was found to be a mixture of alcohol and energy drinks. Some are a mix of pure alcohol, carbonated drinks and an ingredient used in anti-mosquito repellent.

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