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English definition of “be a law unto yourself”

be a law unto yourself

disapproving
to behave in a way that is independent and does not follow the usual rules for a situation : Charlie , of course , never fills in the record forms but then he's a law unto himself.Freedom to actOpportunity
(Definition of be a law unto yourself from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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