black marketeer

black marketeer
noun
someone who engages illegally in trade in scarce or controlled commodities
Hypernyms: ↑supplier, ↑provider
Member Holonyms: ↑black market
verb
deal on the black market
Hypernyms: ↑deal, ↑sell, ↑trade
Verb Frames:
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\\ˌ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷\ noun
Etymology: black market + -eer
: one that sells goods in the black market

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black marketeer noun [countable] [singular black marketeer plural black marketeers]
Thesaurus: miscellaneous criminalshyponym people who killsynonym
Main entry: black market

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black marketeer noun, pl ⋯ -teers [count]
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Main Entry:black market

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ˌblack markeˈteer [black marketeer black marketeers] noun
a person who sells goods on the ↑black market

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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