What does lawless mean?

Definitions for lawless
ˈlɔ lɪslaw·less

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. anarchic, anarchical, lawless(adj)

    without law or control

    "the system is economically inefficient and politically anarchic"

  2. wide-open, lawless(adj)

    lax in enforcing laws

    "a wide-open town"

  3. lawless, outlaw(a)(adj)

    disobedient to or defiant of law

    "lawless bands roaming the plains"


  1. lawless(Adjective)

    Not governed by any law.

  2. lawless(Adjective)

    Prohibited by law; unlawful, illegal.

  3. lawless(Adjective)

    Not restrained by the law or by discipline; unruly, disorderly.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lawless(adj)

    contrary to, or unauthorized by, law; illegal; as, a lawless claim

  2. Lawless(adj)

    not subject to, or restrained by, the law of morality or of society; as, lawless men or behavior

  3. Lawless(adj)

    not subject to the laws of nature; uncontrolled

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lawless in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lawless in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of lawless in a Sentence

  1. Vikrant Parsai:

    Love is blind because it is lawless.

  2. Rick Tyler:

    Seems to me the story is on the senators who voted for another lawless AG.

  3. Aaron Peskin:

    There has to be some larger disincentives to prevent this kind of lawless behavior.

  4. Timothy Zahn:

    The fear of the violent and the lawless is no less a tyranny than the edicts that come from the Emperor’s throne.

  5. Donald Trump:

    The lawless state of our southern border is a threat to the safety, security and financial well-being of all Americans.

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