adj. not regulated or permitted by law; not presented in a legally acceptable manner

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • nonlegal — index felonious, illicit, impermissible, lawless Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • nonlegal — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • nonlegal — /non lee geuhl/, adj. not related to, qualified for, or phrased in the manner of the practice of law (distinguished from illegal): a nonlegal explanation. [NON + LEGAL] * * * …   Universalium

  • nonlegal — adjective not law related; not related to the practice of law Students should not refrain from considering nonlegal employment if they think they might like it just because a majority of their classmates choose law careers …   Wiktionary

  • nonlegal — /nɒnˈligəl/ (say non leeguhl) adjective having no legal aspect (distinguished from illegal): a completely nonlegal controversy …   Australian English dictionary

  • nonlegal — adjective not regulated or sanctioned by law there were only extralegal recourses for their grievances • Syn: ↑extralegal • Similar to: ↑illegal * * * “+ adjective : not legal; specifically …   Useful english dictionary

  • nonlegal — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. unlawful, prohibited, forbidden; see illegal …   English dictionary for students

  • nonlegal — non·legal …   English syllables

  • nonlegal — non•le′gal adj …   From formal English to slang

  • Nonlegal Investment — A security of sub investment quality made by a legal representative that does not conform to requirements of defined statutes. Nonlegal investments are typically securities that are not in compliance with statutory regulations for trust… …   Investment dictionary

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