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Definition of "contrabandist" [con•tra•band•ist]

  • A dealer in contraband. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "contrabandist" in a sentence
  • "The slave-traders in the Congo look upon their employment as did the contrabandist in the golden days of smuggling; the “free sailor” whom Marryatt depicts, a law-breaker, yet not less a very pleasant, companionable fellow."
  • "Pangsapa was a narcotics contrabandist and an informant on the side."
  • "Pangsapa was a narcotics contrabandist and would therefore know people who were prepared to kill for a fix of snow, or who were prepared to expose the most sacrosanct confidences of friends and inform on them."