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English definition of “lawless”

lawless

adjective     /ˈlɔː.ləs/ US  /ˈlɑː-/
not controlled by laws , or illegal : The film is set in a lawless city some time in the future .Legal and illegal lawlessly     /-li/ adverb Legal and illegal lawlessness     /-nəs/ noun [U] Social order and disorderCrime - general words
(Definition of lawless adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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