Word Focus

focusing on words and literature





Definitions and Synonyms of ill-gotten | Another word for ill-gotten | What is ill-gotten?

Definition 1: obtained illegally or by improper means - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where ill-gotten or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • dirty money
  • ill-gotten gains

Synonyms for ill-gotten in the sense of this definition

(ill-gotten is similar to ...) prohibited by law or by official or accepted rules

"an illegal chess move"

More words

Another word for ill-formed

Another word for ill-fitting

Another word for ill-fed

Another word for ill-favoured

Another word for ill-favored

Another word for ill-humored

Another word for ill-humoured

Another word for ill-judged

Another word for ill-mannered

Another word for ill-natured


Other word for ill-natured

ill-natured meaning and synonyms

How to pronounce ill-natured