Translation of unlawful in Spanish:

unlawful

ilegal, adj.

Pronunciation /ˌənˈlɔfəl//ʌnˈlɔːfʊl//ʌnˈlɔːf(ə)l/

adjective

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    (activity/conduct) ilegal
    (possession/association) ilícito
    unlawful entry allanamiento de morada masculine
    • unlawful killing cuasidelito de homicidio
    • The Defendants deny the allegation that they have incited others to carry out unlawful actions.
    • What is the difference between a contract ex facie unlawful and one that is only illegal as performed?
    • If malice aforethought is lacking the unlawful homicide will be manslaughter.
    • It was unlawful for the Home Office to disregard the policy, as it had done in the directions for removal.
    • The case before Judge Hoff was not one of high treason but one of unlawful extradition.
    • Each of the people who uses or threatens unlawful violence will be guilty of the offence.
    • Usury was at first unlawful, although later specific controls were placed on interest rates.
    • The defendant's motive should not change a lawful act into an unlawful act.
    • In other words the receipt of the letter led him to believe that immediate unlawful violence would be used.
    • Mr Masciantonio was acting in an unlawful way when he had a fight with the deceased.
    • In the present case there is no evidence of bad faith or unlawful conduct on the part of the Council.
    • What is he to do if he is met by the defence that the debt or supposed debt arose from unlawful moneylending?
    • The Government rarely punished persons responsible for torture or unlawful deaths.
    • Where a conspiracy employs unlawful means and causes injury to a party a claim may also be upheld.
    • They sought their release on the ground that the conditions of their detention rendered it unlawful.
    • The House of Lords had to determine whether the rule amounted to such unlawful discrimination.
    • Both appellants denied any unlawful intent in relation to explosions in this country.
    • This was not somebody trying to improve his situation in life even by unlawful means.
    • He is not acting as a surrogate of the court in determining whether there has been unlawful conduct.
    • It therefore is not in breach of any fundamental rights of the Claimants or otherwise unlawful.