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Meaning of LAWLESSNESS

Pronunciation:  'lolisnes

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  illegality as a consequence of unlawful acts; defiance of the law
  2. [n]  a state of lawlessness and disorder (usually resulting from a failure of government)
 

LAWLESSNESS is a 11 letter word that starts with L.

 

 Synonyms: anarchy, outlawry
 
 See Also: disorder, illegality, nihilism

 

 

Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: anarchy, anomie, assumption, chaos, civil disobedience, conflict, contention, criminalism, criminality, difference, discord, disobedience, dissension, familiarity, frowardness, hubris, illegality, illicit business, illicitness, impermissibility, imposition, indiscipline, indocility, infraction, infringement, insubordination, intractability, lawbreaking, legal flaw, liberties, liberty abused, license, licentiousness, mobocracy, naughtiness, noncompliance, nonconformity, noncooperation, nonobedience, ochlocracy, outlawry, passive resistance, presumption, presumptuousness, recusancy, strife, technical flaw, transgression, uncooperativeness, undue liberty, unduteousness, undutifulness, unlawfulness, unsubmissiveness, variance, violation, waywardness, willful disobedience, wrongfulness
 

 

 

 

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