law-abiding


law–abid·ing

adjective \ˈl-ə-ˌbī-diŋ\

: obeying the law : not doing anything that the law does not allow

Full Definition of LAW-ABIDING

:  abiding by or obedient to the law <law–abiding citizens>
law–abid·ing·ness noun

First Known Use of LAW-ABIDING

1834

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