Definition of 'ill-gotten'
Example sentences containing 'ill-gotten'
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He barely managed to reveal the whereabouts of his ill-gotten gains before drifting into unconsciousness. AMAGANSETT (2004)Nothing good comes of ill-gotten gains," was Nora Reeves's analysis, as she sponged whiskey onto scraped knees and elbows. THREE KINDS OF KISSING - SCOTTISH SHORT STORIES (2004)It had been steadily gaining nutrients as his career developed, siphoning off its share of each ill-gotten gain. PROSPECT HILL (2004)
She was able to wear a big smile as well, no longer upset by Garun's ill-gotten victory. WATER TRILOGY # 1: ASCENSION (2004)
Trends of 'ill-gotten'
Used Rarely. ill-gotten is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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