black–market

verb black–mar·ket

Definition of black–market

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to buy or sell goods in the black market

  3. transitive verb
  4. :  to sell in the black market

black marketer

or

black marketeer

play \-ˌmär-kə-ˈtir\ noun

black marketeering

\-ˈtir-iŋ\ noun

First Known Use of black–market

1727


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