contrabandist

[ kon-truh-ban-dist ]
/ ˈkɒn trəˌbæn dɪst /

noun

a person engaged in contraband trade; smuggler.

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Origin of contrabandist

From the Spanish word contrabandista, dating back to 1810–20. See contraband, -ist

OTHER WORDS FROM contrabandist

con·tra·band·ism, noun
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