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bootleg

noun

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(Entry 1 of 3)

illegally produced liquor
  • getting caught with bootleg during Prohibition could have resulted in a jail sentence

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bootleg

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of bootleg (Entry 2 of 3)

made or sold illegally
  • During the Prohibition era, many people made their own bootleg whiskey.
  • He was arrested for selling bootleg copies of the album.

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bootleg

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of bootleg (Entry 3 of 3)

as in smuggle, black-market

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The first known use of bootleg was in 1634

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“Bootleg.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bootleg. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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