lawlessness

  • 1 Lawlessness — may be:* lack of law, in any of the various senses of that word (see also law (disambiguation)); * chaos; * randomness; * antinomianism …

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  • 2 lawlessness — index anarchy, burglary, criminality, delinquency (misconduct), disorder (lack of order), illegality …

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  • 3 lawlessness — *anarchy, chaos Analogous words: *discord, strife, dissension, contention, conflict, difference, variance: *confusion, disorder Antonyms: discipline: order …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 4 lawlessness — lawless ► ADJECTIVE ▪ not governed by or obedient to laws. DERIVATIVES lawlessly adverb lawlessness noun …

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  • 5 lawlessness — noun 1. a state of lawlessness and disorder (usually resulting from a failure of government) • Syn: ↑anarchy • Derivationally related forms: ↑lawless, ↑anarchist (for: ↑anarchy), ↑anarchical ( …

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  • 6 Lawlessness — Lawless Law less, a. 1. Contrary to, or unauthorized by, law; illegal; as, a lawless claim. [1913 Webster] He needs no indirect nor lawless course. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Not subject to, or restrained by, the law of morality or of society; as,… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 lawlessness — noun see lawless …

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  • 8 lawlessness — See lawlessly. * * * …

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  • 9 lawlessness — noun a) a lack of law and order; anarchy b) defiance of the law; outlawry …

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  • 10 lawlessness — Synonyms and related words: anarchy, anomie, assumption, chaos, civil disobedience, conflict, contention, criminalism, criminality, difference, discord, disobedience, dissension, familiarity, frowardness, hubris, illegality, illicit business,… …

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  • 11 lawlessness — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. anarchy, irresponsibility, terrorism, chaos; see disorder 2 , disturbance 2 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun A lack of civil order or peace: anarchy, disorder, misrule. See ORDER, PEACE …

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  • 12 lawlessness — law·less·ness || lɔːlɪsnɪs n. lack of respect for the law; illegality; anarchy; wildness, unruliness, lack of restraint …

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  • 13 lawlessness — n 1. anarchy, anarchism, chaos; terrorism, nihilism, violence, destructiveness; reign of terror, ochlocracy, mobocracy, mob rule; rebellion, mutiny, insurrection, sedition, insurgency, revolt, uprising, revolution, riot. 2. crime, criminality,… …

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  • 14 lawlessness — law·less·ness …

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  • 15 lawlessness — See: lawless …

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  • 16 Act on Lawlessness of the Communist Regime and on Resistance Against It — The Act on Lawlessness of the Communist Regime and on Resistance Against It (Czech: Zákon o protiprávnosti komunistického režimu a o odporu proti němu , zákon č. 198/1993 Sb.) is an act passed on July 9 1993 in the Parliament of the Czech… …

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  • 17 man of lawlessness — An eschatological [[➝ eschatology]] figure expected by Paul to be the culmination of evil to herald the final events (2 Thess. 2:3). But because he was not yet come, those who believe that the End is already here must be mistaken …

    Dictionary of the Bible

  • 18 БЕЗЗАКОНИЕ — (lawlessness) 1) нарушение законов; 2) отсутствие соответствующих законов; 3) акт, поступок, не считающийся с требованиями законов, обходящий их …

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  • 19 devil's dance — lawlessness; licentiousness; tumult, racket, hysterics …

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  • 20 state of anarchy — lawlessness, situation of anarchy …

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