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[ek-struh-lee-guh l]
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  1. being beyond the province or authority of law: There were only extralegal recourses for their grievances.
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Origin of extralegal

First recorded in 1635–45; extra- + legal
Related formsex·tra·le·gal·ly, adverb
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Related Words for extralegal

banned, prohibited, unwarranted, wrongful, irregular, unauthorized, unconstitutional, unlawful, outlawed, illegitimate, illicit, criminal, unlicensed, crooked, forbidden, bootleg, racket, taboo, actionable, contraband