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English noun: black market

1. black market (group) people who engage in illicit trade

Broader (hypernym)market

Member holonymblack marketeer

2. black market (act) an illegal market in which goods or currencies are bought and sold in violation of rationing or controls

Broader (hypernym)market, market place, marketplace

English verb: black market

1. black market (possession) deal in illegally, such as arms or liquor


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)merchandise, trade

Verb groupply, run

Domain categorycrime, criminal offence, criminal offense, law-breaking, offence, offense

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