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lawlessness

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1 a state in which there is widespread wrongdoing and disregard for rules and authority
  • the western frontier was notorious for its lawlessness

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2 activities that are in violation of the laws of the state
  • lawlessness in the city had reached an unconscionable and intolerable level

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“Lawlessness.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/lawlessness. Accessed 24 May. 2022.

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