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English definition of “outlaw”

outlaw

noun [C]     /ˈaʊt.lɔː/ US  /-lɑː/
(especially in the past) a person who has broken the law and who lives separately from the other parts of society because they want to escape legal punishment: Robin Hood was an outlaw who lived in the forest and stole from the rich to give to the poor.Criminals - general words
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