verb (used with object), smug·gled, smug·gling.
verb (used without object), smug·gled, smug·gling.
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Origin of smuggle
OTHER WORDS FROM smugglesmuggler, nounan·ti·smug·gling, adjectiveun·smug·gled, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for smuggle
He was smuggled into East Berlin while hidden inside a secret compartment of a camper van and later traveled to the Soviet Union.George Blake, notorious Cold War double agent who helped Soviets, dies at 98|Taylor Shapiro|December 26, 2020|Washington Post
Long was smuggled to the Thai coast by a trafficker who promised to get him a construction job, but the job never materialized.
Scammers told some targets that their names had surfaced in a drug-smuggling investigation and asked people to be at their homes in a few minutes because investigators needed to search them.Phony police officers scam $1.5 million from Maryland residents|Dan Morse|October 29, 2020|Washington Post
Officers were charged with smuggling drugs, stealing and using cocaine, and tipping off drug dealers.
Nestled in the hills are small market towns like Buleda, dominated by Baluch who make a living smuggling diesel and drugs.The Dangerous Drug-Funded Secret War Between Iran and Pakistan|Umar Farooq|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Ex-hippie Billy Hayes was busted for smuggling hash and thrown in a terrifying Turkish prison.The Unbelievable (True) Story of the World’s Most Infamous Hash Smuggler|Marlow Stern|November 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Gorge has always been a hotbed of radicalism and arms smuggling, but now it is fast becoming a shahid factory.
Smuggling diesel into Turkey is a major source of ISIS revenue.
A Peruvian court subsequently convicted him of smuggling $150,000 out of the country and he was given a two-year prison sentence.
There's a hundred in cold cash for every Chink that's run across the border, and Dangerfield has been smuggling them in in droves.
But I reckon the smuggling of Chinks into this section has been pretty well discouraged.
The long line of frontier will render all your attempts to prevent this smuggling unavailing.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III.|E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
Something of it, I fear, must be imputed to the extraordinary profits of the smuggling which is carried on along the coast.
The tobacco smuggling from Gibraltar keeps alive a lawless class which sinks easily into pure brigandage.