Lawlessness - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈlɔːləsnəs|  American pronunciation of the word lawlessness
Brit.  |ˈlɔːləsnəs|  British pronunciation of the word lawlessness

noun

- a state of lawlessness and disorder (usually resulting from a failure of government) (syn: anarchy)
- illegality as a consequence of unlawful acts; defiance of the law (syn: outlawry)

Examples

The government cannot tolerate lawlessness.

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