Smuggler - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈsmʌɡlər|  American pronunciation of the word smuggler
Brit.  |ˈsmʌɡ(ə)lə|  British pronunciation of the word smuggler


- someone who imports or exports without paying duties (syn: contrabandist, runner)


He was arrested for smuggling drugs into the country.

They smuggled immigrants across the border.

The paintings had been smuggled out of the country before the war.

We smuggled his favorite sandwich past the nurse.

moonlight is the smuggler's enemy

Word forms

singular: smuggler
plural: smugglers
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