Speak and write with confidence.

To help you avoid using the same word too repetitively, redundantly, recurrently, incessantly, etc., etc.

Why synonyms can be useful

Your writing can sound boring if you continually keep repeating the same words. When you create sentences, you can make them more interesting by using words that mean the same as the word you are speaking about. This allows you to add flavor to your writing.

In order to make language a lot more expressive and interesting you should try to vary the words you use as often as you can.

Synonyms for (adjective) illegal

Synonyms: illegal Definition: prohibited by law or by official or accepted rules Usage: an illegal chess move

Hypernyms: amerciable Definition: of a crime or misdemeanor; punishable by a fine set by a judge

Hypernyms: banned, prohibited Definition: forbidden by law

Hypernyms: bootleg, contraband, smuggled, black, black-market Definition: distributed or sold illicitly Usage: the black economy pays no taxes

Hypernyms: criminal, felonious Definition: involving or being or having the nature of a crime Usage: a criminal offense; criminal abuse; felonious intent

Hypernyms: dirty, ill-gotten Definition: obtained illegally or by improper means Usage: dirty money; ill-gotten gains

Hypernyms: embezzled, misappropriated Definition: taken for your own use in violation of a trust Usage: the banker absconded with embezzled funds

Hypernyms: extrajudicial Definition: beyond the usual course of legal proceedings; legally unwarranted Usage: an extrajudicial penalty

Hypernyms: extralegal, nonlegal Definition: not regulated or sanctioned by law Usage: there were only extralegal recourses for their grievances

Hypernyms: hot Definition: recently stolen or smuggled Usage: hot merchandise; a hot car

Hypernyms: illegitimate, illicit, outlaw, outlawed, unlawful Definition: contrary to or forbidden by law Usage: an illegitimate seizure of power; illicit trade; an outlaw strike; unlawful measures

Hypernyms: ineligible Definition: prohibited by official rules Usage: an ineligible pass receiver

Hypernyms: misbranded, mislabeled Definition: branded or labeled falsely and in violation of statutory requirements Usage: confiscated the misbranded drugs

Hypernyms: penal, punishable Definition: subject to punishment by law Usage: a penal offense

Hypernyms: under-the-counter Definition: done or sold illicitly and secretly;

Hypernyms: unratified Definition: lacking legal authority Usage: the unratified Equal Right Amendment