|Origin:||smuggeln and Dutch smokkelen|
to take something or someone illegally from one country to another
smuggle something across something
The guns were smuggled across the border.
smuggle something into/out of/from something
Illegal immigrants are smuggled into the country by boat.
to take something or someone secretly to a place where they are not allowed to be
smuggle something into something
He smuggled his notes into the exam.